This petition was submitted during the 2015–2017 Conservative government
Petition Keep the EU's environmental protection laws for the UK.
“One just hopes that collaboration on these issues, conservation issues, will transcend political divisions” Sir David Attenborough
A call for us to set aside our differences and secure a safe future for the environment as a nation.
'The EU’s record on environmental issues is arguably one of its greatest achievements. It has developed world-leading legislation on a range of issues, which have helped tackle water and air pollution, protected endangered species, and imposed tough safeguards on the use of genetically modified crops and potentially dangerous chemicals.' The Independent
Regardless of your opinions on Brexit, let us unite to secure a safe future for the environment as an independent nation.
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