For the first time in human history, the most critical climate-warming gas, carbon dioxide, surpassed a worrying milestone.
A French importer has admitted to illegally importing more than 100 tonnes of Baltic salmon from Sweden, a practice banned under European law because the fish contain high levels of dioxin.
Though it has parks and gardens, Paris is a city of stone and concrete. As the metropolitan area grows, it is encroaching on agricultural land.
Three police officers and one protester were injured in clashes at the controversial site of a planned airport near the western French city of Nantes on Monday morning.
A new study published in the journal Environmental Research Letters reveals that 30 per cent of the carbon associated with deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon between 2000 and 2010 was ...
A common component of plastic bottles and other products, Bisphenol A (BPA), can endanger unborn children, according to France’s food safety agency.
The Eiffel Tower in Paris will stop twinkling this evening as part of Earth Hour, a worldwide campaign to raise awareness about global warming.
Environmentalists around the world welcomed France's 2001 ban on hydraulic fracturing, the process of extracting gas and oil from shale rock underground more commonly known as fracking.
In 2011 France banned fracking (hydraulic fracturing), the process of extracting gas and oil from shale rock deep underground.
Much of the French Alps were on avalanche alert on Saturday after the first snowfall of winter hit the country on Friday.