Skip to main content

Environmental Audit Committee

Commons Select Committee

Welcome to the Environmental Audit Committee's website. The Committee's remit is to consider the extent to which the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development, and to audit their performance against sustainable development and environmental protection targets. You can follow the Committee on Twitter @CommonsEAC.

Committee news

Thumbnail
Ministers face questions over use of toxic chemicals in everyday life
Environmental Audit Committee holds the final hearing of its inquiry into Toxic Chemicals in Everyday Life
3 June 2019
Thumbnail
MPs assess invasive species threat with Cambridge University outreach event
Environmental Audit Committee holds public meeting in Cambridge for invasive species inquiry
24 May 2019
Thumbnail
Committee demands answers over evidence of toxic chemicals in Grenfell homes
Environmental Audit Committee Chair writes to the leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council
22 May 2019
Thumbnail
Invasive species examined with academics
Environmental Audit Committee explores the threat of these species on land and sea and possible solutions
17 May 2019
Thumbnail
Retailers and industry representatives questioned on toxic chemicals in everyday life
Environmental Audit Committee examines sustainable chemicals use, implementing the circular economy and flame retardants in building insulation
10 May 2019
Thumbnail
Committee demands evidence on Government's claim of UK marine protection
Environmental Audit Committee Government Response to its Report on Sustainable Seas published
9 May 2019
Thumbnail
Greening Government Commitments inquiry launched
Environmental Audit Committee launches new inquiry into Government's Green credentials
7 May 2019
Thumbnail
Voluntary National Review of UK progress against the Sustainable Development Goals examined
Environmental Audit Committee questions the International Development Minister
3 May 2019
Thumbnail
Committee examines toxic chemicals in everyday life
Environmental Audit Committee questions experts and product safety specialists
26 April 2019
Thumbnail
MPs call for urgent action to plug gaps in environmental protection
Environmental Audit Committee report on Scrutiny of the Draft Environment (Principles and Governance) Bill published
25 April 2019
Thumbnail
Toxic chemicals in everyday products examined
Environmental Audit Committee hears from academics, former civil servant, and journalist on the use of toxic chemicals in everyday products
11 April 2019
Thumbnail
Invasive Species inquiry launched
Environmental Audit Committee seeks evidence on the growing threat from invasive species
4 April 2019
Thumbnail
Ministers and Chief Scientific Advisors questioned on Planetary Health
Environmental Audit Committee examines the state of Earth's natural systems and the implications for human health
29 March 2019
Thumbnail
Minister questioned on the Sustainability of the Department for Transport
Environmental Audit Committee examines the decarbonisation in the transport sector and targets for carbon reductions in the rail sector
29 March 2019
Thumbnail
UK Export Finance examined with represenatives of ENKA UK
Environmental Audit Committee raised questions about UKEF's decision to grant £88m to ENKA UK
22 March 2019
Thumbnail
Voluntary National Review of UK progress against the Sustainable Development Goals inquiry
Environmental Audit Committee launches new inquiry
21 March 2019
Thumbnail
Government rejects EAC call to end oil and gas exploration in the Arctic
Environmental Audit Committee writes to FCO to demand further assurances over Arctic Strategy, including future research and plastic pollution
16 March 2019
Thumbnail
Secretary of State and Minister questioned on draft Environment Bill
Environmental Audit Committee examines the proposed Office for Environmental Protection
15 March 2019
Thumbnail
UK Export Finance examined with business and Ministers
Environmental Audit Committee examines the part played by environmental considerations when businesses apply for UK Export Finance
15 March 2019
Thumbnail
Northern Ireland calls for greater environmental protection post-Brexit
Environmental Audit Committee publish letter from Northern Ireland's Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs calling for the Draft Environment Bill to be extended
8 March 2019
Total results 414 (page 8 of 21)