Circular economy – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Thu, 26 Jul 2018 05:51:14 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Circular economy – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 Commission concerned with Poland’s ‘waste mafia’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-concerned-with-polands-waste-mafia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-concerned-with-polands-waste-mafia/#respond Wed, 25 Jul 2018 10:14:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1259622 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/commission-concerned-with-polands-waste-mafia/feed/ 0 Make use of recycled plastic mandatory, EU told https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 05:57:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1258553 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/make-use-of-recycled-plastic-mandatory-eu-told/feed/ 0 The sharing economy: Cure or curse? https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/#respond Fri, 20 Jul 2018 04:39:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1258330 https://www.euractiv.com/section/digital/news/the-sharing-economy-cure-or-curse/feed/ 0 Norway’s crusade against plastic waste, one bottle at a time https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/norways-crusade-against-plastic-waste-one-bottle-at-a-time/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/norways-crusade-against-plastic-waste-one-bottle-at-a-time/#respond Mon, 16 Jul 2018 05:23:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1256724 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/norways-crusade-against-plastic-waste-one-bottle-at-a-time/feed/ 0 Death-knell for microplastics? https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/death-knell-for-microplastics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/death-knell-for-microplastics/#respond Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:44:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1256376 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/death-knell-for-microplastics/feed/ 0 Beer-loving Belgium continues shift to wine-making superpower https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/beer-loving-belgium-continues-shift-to-wine-making-superpower/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/beer-loving-belgium-continues-shift-to-wine-making-superpower/#respond Mon, 09 Jul 2018 09:21:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1254990 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/beer-loving-belgium-continues-shift-to-wine-making-superpower/feed/ 0 Plastic pollution is solvable without global treaty, says UN environment boss https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-pollution-is-solvable-without-global-treaty-says-un-environment-boss/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-pollution-is-solvable-without-global-treaty-says-un-environment-boss/#respond Thu, 05 Jul 2018 11:41:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1254153 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-pollution-is-solvable-without-global-treaty-says-un-environment-boss/feed/ 0 Slovakia down in the dumps at €1m EU fine https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/slovakia-down-in-the-dumps-at-e1m-eu-fine/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/slovakia-down-in-the-dumps-at-e1m-eu-fine/#respond Thu, 05 Jul 2018 10:35:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1254118 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/slovakia-down-in-the-dumps-at-e1m-eu-fine/feed/ 0 Thailand: The rich world’s new dumpsite for e-waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/thailand-new-dumpsite-for-western-e-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/thailand-new-dumpsite-for-western-e-waste/#respond Tue, 03 Jul 2018 05:18:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1253213 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/thailand-new-dumpsite-for-western-e-waste/feed/ 0 Tackling food waste: turning nemesis into a saviour https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/tackling-food-waste-turning-nemesis-into-a-saviour/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/tackling-food-waste-turning-nemesis-into-a-saviour/#respond Thu, 28 Jun 2018 04:00:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1251750 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/tackling-food-waste-turning-nemesis-into-a-saviour/feed/ 0 EU countries call for strict health rules on ‘water contact materials’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-countries-call-for-strict-health-rules-on-water-contact-materials/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-countries-call-for-strict-health-rules-on-water-contact-materials/#respond Tue, 26 Jun 2018 05:45:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1251225 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-countries-call-for-strict-health-rules-on-water-contact-materials/feed/ 0 EU’s proposed tax on burning plastic waste is counter-productive https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/eus-proposed-tax-on-burning-plastic-waste-is-counter-productive/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/eus-proposed-tax-on-burning-plastic-waste-is-counter-productive/#respond Tue, 19 Jun 2018 04:55:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1248868 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/eus-proposed-tax-on-burning-plastic-waste-is-counter-productive/feed/ 0 Why tracking the movement of plastic litter in the oceans is crucial https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/why-tracking-the-movement-of-plastic-litter-in-the-oceans-is-crucial/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/why-tracking-the-movement-of-plastic-litter-in-the-oceans-is-crucial/#respond Tue, 12 Jun 2018 04:15:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1246575 Plastics Charter, recognising the need to speed up global action on marine plastics pollution. An IPCC-type framework is now needed to address the issue, writes Dr. Erik van Sebille.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/why-tracking-the-movement-of-plastic-litter-in-the-oceans-is-crucial/feed/ 0 Waste in the Visegrad Four: Poland leading the way https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-in-the-visegrad-four-poland-leading-the-way/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-in-the-visegrad-four-poland-leading-the-way/#respond Thu, 07 Jun 2018 10:06:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1245332 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-in-the-visegrad-four-poland-leading-the-way/feed/ 0 Plastic bans among ‘most effective’ ways to beat pollution, says UN https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-bans-among-most-effective-ways-to-beat-pollution-says-un/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-bans-among-most-effective-ways-to-beat-pollution-says-un/#comments Tue, 05 Jun 2018 12:30:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1244461 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/plastic-bans-among-most-effective-ways-to-beat-pollution-says-un/feed/ 1 Circular economy vital to EU’s quest to kill emissions: study https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-vital-to-eus-quest-to-kill-emissions-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-vital-to-eus-quest-to-kill-emissions-study/#comments Tue, 05 Jun 2018 04:53:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1244258 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-vital-to-eus-quest-to-kill-emissions-study/feed/ 2 Plastic recycling dilemma in the EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/plastic-recycling-dilemma-in-the-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/plastic-recycling-dilemma-in-the-eu/#respond Thu, 31 May 2018 05:17:50 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1242260 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/plastic-recycling-dilemma-in-the-eu/feed/ 0 EU-funded eco market becomes symbol of circular economy in Brussels https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-funded-eco-market-becomes-symbol-of-circular-economy-in-brussels/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-funded-eco-market-becomes-symbol-of-circular-economy-in-brussels/#respond Tue, 29 May 2018 04:32:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1241785 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/eu-funded-eco-market-becomes-symbol-of-circular-economy-in-brussels/feed/ 0 Commission targets end to throwaway plastic culture https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-targets-end-to-throwaway-plastic-culture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-targets-end-to-throwaway-plastic-culture/#respond Mon, 28 May 2018 10:07:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1241830 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-targets-end-to-throwaway-plastic-culture/feed/ 0 New OECD report shows recycling’s Herculean task https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/new-oecd-report-shows-recyclings-herculean-task/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/new-oecd-report-shows-recyclings-herculean-task/#comments Fri, 25 May 2018 14:14:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1241382 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/new-oecd-report-shows-recyclings-herculean-task/feed/ 1 Blossoming batteries boosted by EU plan https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/blossoming-batteries-boosted-by-eu-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/blossoming-batteries-boosted-by-eu-plan/#respond Wed, 23 May 2018 04:43:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1239566 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/blossoming-batteries-boosted-by-eu-plan/feed/ 0 Packaging industry calls for policy reform to boost plastics recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/packaging-industry-calls-for-policy-reform-to-boost-plastics-recycling/ Tue, 22 May 2018 04:30:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?p=1239523 EU prepares to say adieu to single-use plastics https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-prepares-to-say-adieu-to-single-use-plastics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-prepares-to-say-adieu-to-single-use-plastics/#respond Wed, 16 May 2018 04:36:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1237833 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/eu-prepares-to-say-adieu-to-single-use-plastics/feed/ 0 Why the Commission’s new plastic ban threatens to fall flat https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/why-the-new-commission-plastic-ban-threatens-to-fall-flat/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/why-the-new-commission-plastic-ban-threatens-to-fall-flat/#respond Tue, 15 May 2018 10:42:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1237654 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/why-the-new-commission-plastic-ban-threatens-to-fall-flat/feed/ 0 Ecolabels have lost all credibility, report claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/ecolabels-hold-back-sustainability/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/ecolabels-hold-back-sustainability/#respond Mon, 07 May 2018 04:19:17 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1235514 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/ecolabels-hold-back-sustainability/feed/ 0 Worries mount over waste incineration as ‘renewable energy’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/worries-mount-over-waste-incineration-as-renewable-energy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/worries-mount-over-waste-incineration-as-renewable-energy/#comments Fri, 04 May 2018 09:27:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1235412 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/worries-mount-over-waste-incineration-as-renewable-energy/feed/ 2 Plastic-to-fuel, only fuelling fantasy https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastic-to-fuel-only-fuelling-fantasy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastic-to-fuel-only-fuelling-fantasy/#respond Fri, 27 Apr 2018 11:03:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1233843 In light of the challenges that countries are facing due to China’s new standards on plastic recyclables imports, some controversial disposal methods have been getting increased attention, despite the myriad of concerns surrounding them, write Claire Arkin and Janek Vahk.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastic-to-fuel-only-fuelling-fantasy/feed/ 0 Time for an eco-design revolution on carpets and mattresses https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/time-for-an-eco-design-revolution-on-carpets-and-mattresses/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/time-for-an-eco-design-revolution-on-carpets-and-mattresses/#respond Wed, 25 Apr 2018 04:26:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1232689 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/time-for-an-eco-design-revolution-on-carpets-and-mattresses/feed/ 0 Circular bio-economy supports growth and mitigates climate change impact https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-bio-economy-supports-growth-and-mitigates-climate-change-impact/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-bio-economy-supports-growth-and-mitigates-climate-change-impact/#respond Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:31:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1231668 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-bio-economy-supports-growth-and-mitigates-climate-change-impact/feed/ 0 Europeans will have to recycle half of their waste by 2025 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/europeans-will-have-to-recycle-half-of-their-waste-by-2025/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/europeans-will-have-to-recycle-half-of-their-waste-by-2025/#respond Wed, 18 Apr 2018 15:40:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1230941 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/europeans-will-have-to-recycle-half-of-their-waste-by-2025/feed/ 0 Renewables law could lock EU into costly burning technologies https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renewables-law-could-lock-eu-into-costly-burning-technologies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renewables-law-could-lock-eu-into-costly-burning-technologies/#comments Mon, 09 Apr 2018 05:52:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1227843 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renewables-law-could-lock-eu-into-costly-burning-technologies/feed/ 5 Safety first: Food packers shun recycled plastics, for now https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/#comments Mon, 09 Apr 2018 05:36:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1227814 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/safety-first-food-packers-shun-recycled-plastics-for-now/feed/ 1 Dumping garbage overseas is not the right way to go [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/dumping-garbage-overseas-is-not-the-right-way-to-go/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/dumping-garbage-overseas-is-not-the-right-way-to-go/#comments Tue, 03 Apr 2018 12:04:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1226952 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/dumping-garbage-overseas-is-not-the-right-way-to-go/feed/ 1 Poland makes headway on new EU recycling targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/poland-makes-headway-on-new-eu-recycling-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/poland-makes-headway-on-new-eu-recycling-targets/#respond Tue, 03 Apr 2018 03:26:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1226783 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/poland-makes-headway-on-new-eu-recycling-targets/feed/ 0 Bottle and can deposit return scheme gets green light in England https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/bottle-and-can-deposit-return-scheme-gets-green-light-in-england/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/bottle-and-can-deposit-return-scheme-gets-green-light-in-england/#respond Wed, 28 Mar 2018 04:20:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1225670 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/bottle-and-can-deposit-return-scheme-gets-green-light-in-england/feed/ 0 There’s no escape from the ‘economics of enough’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/theres-no-escape-from-the-economics-of-enough/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/theres-no-escape-from-the-economics-of-enough/#respond Wed, 28 Mar 2018 04:09:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1225344 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/theres-no-escape-from-the-economics-of-enough/feed/ 0 Fidget spinners named on EU danger list https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/fidget-spinners-named-on-eu-danger-list/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/fidget-spinners-named-on-eu-danger-list/#respond Tue, 13 Mar 2018 06:35:24 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1220742 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/fidget-spinners-named-on-eu-danger-list/feed/ 0 EU Bioeconomy 2.0– Cultivating a home grown success https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/#respond Thu, 08 Mar 2018 13:08:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1219754 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/opinion/eu-bioeconomy-2-0-cultivating-a-home-grown-success/feed/ 0 EU circular economy’s REACH for the stars https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-circular-economys-reach-for-the-stars/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-circular-economys-reach-for-the-stars/#comments Thu, 08 Mar 2018 05:16:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1219564 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-circular-economys-reach-for-the-stars/feed/ 1 Is deep-sea mining worth the risk? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/is-deep-sea-mining-worth-the-risk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/is-deep-sea-mining-worth-the-risk/#respond Wed, 07 Mar 2018 06:20:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1218941 There is no evidence that deep-sea mining will reduce our dependency on land-based mining. We need to end business as usual and act to reduce the demand for these raw materials by making the transition towards a circular economy, write a group of Greens/EFA MEPs.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/is-deep-sea-mining-worth-the-risk/feed/ 0 French councillor pushes Commission to act on food waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/french-councillor-pushes-commission-to-act-on-food-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/french-councillor-pushes-commission-to-act-on-food-waste/#respond Fri, 02 Mar 2018 13:13:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1218104 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/french-councillor-pushes-commission-to-act-on-food-waste/feed/ 0 Single-use plastics in the Commission’s crosshairs https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/fri-single-use-plastics-in-the-commissions-crosshairs/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/fri-single-use-plastics-in-the-commissions-crosshairs/#respond Fri, 02 Mar 2018 06:17:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1217719 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/fri-single-use-plastics-in-the-commissions-crosshairs/feed/ 0 Plastics Strategy: challenges and opportunities of recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/#respond Thu, 01 Mar 2018 10:44:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1217631 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/plastics-strategy-challenges-and-opportunities-of-recycling/feed/ 0 Closing loops for a circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/closing-loops-for-a-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/closing-loops-for-a-circular-economy/#respond Thu, 01 Mar 2018 06:46:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1217365 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/closing-loops-for-a-circular-economy/feed/ 0 EU official: ‘Growing consensus’ for fresh plastic recycling laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/#respond Thu, 01 Mar 2018 06:46:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1217105 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/thurs-eu-official-growing-consensus-for-fresh-plastic-recycling-laws/feed/ 0 Karmenu Vella: ‘We were encouraged by EU ban on plastic bags’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/karmenu-vella-we-were-encouraged-by-eu-ban-on-plastic-bags/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/karmenu-vella-we-were-encouraged-by-eu-ban-on-plastic-bags/#respond Wed, 28 Feb 2018 14:40:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1217303 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/karmenu-vella-we-were-encouraged-by-eu-ban-on-plastic-bags/feed/ 0 France pushes for product ‘lifetime’ labelling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-pushes-for-product-lifetime-labelling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-pushes-for-product-lifetime-labelling/#respond Thu, 15 Feb 2018 14:01:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1213641 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-pushes-for-product-lifetime-labelling/feed/ 0 The future of packaging: It’s all about recyclability https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 14:47:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212255 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/the-future-of-packaging-its-all-about-recyclability/feed/ 0 Working towards a World Without Waste [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/working-towards-a-world-without-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/working-towards-a-world-without-waste/#respond Fri, 09 Feb 2018 06:30:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1211734 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/working-towards-a-world-without-waste/feed/ 0 We need more durable and reparable products to build a circular economy 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/katainen-we-need-to-change-the-fundamentals-of-the-plastics-market/feed/ 0 How Europe can make its water sector energy neutral https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/#respond Thu, 08 Feb 2018 05:39:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1211403 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/how-europe-can-make-its-water-sector-energy-neutral/feed/ 0 A plan for plastics https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/a-plan-for-plastics/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/a-plan-for-plastics/#respond Wed, 07 Feb 2018 14:24:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1211267 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/a-plan-for-plastics/feed/ 0 Circular economy? Not without the internal market! https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 07:20:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210689 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-not-without-the-internal-market/feed/ 0 Life in plastic: Is it fantastic? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:16:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210226 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/life-in-plastic-is-it-fantastic/feed/ 0 Packaging and the environment https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/#respond Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:07:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1209989 European countries are preparing to implement a brand new set of waste and recycling laws, following the conclusion of negotiations on the circular economy package in December. But there is more ahead, with the Plastics Strategy unveiled by the European Commission only one month later. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/special_report/packaging-and-the-environment/feed/ 0 Leaky drinking water rules tightened by EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/#respond Thu, 01 Feb 2018 14:39:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1209650 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/leaky-drinking-water-rules-tightened-by-eu/feed/ 0 France to implement a new environmental tax? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-to-implement-a-new-environmental-tax/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-to-implement-a-new-environmental-tax/#respond Tue, 30 Jan 2018 12:22:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1208775 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/france-to-implement-a-new-environmental-tax/feed/ 0 Circular economy in the limelight in Davos https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-in-the-limelight-in-davos/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-in-the-limelight-in-davos/#respond Fri, 26 Jan 2018 15:56:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1208002 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/circular-economy-in-the-limelight-in-davos/feed/ 0 UK opposes strong EU recycling targets despite plastics pledge https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/uk-opposes-strong-eu-recycling-targets-despite-plastics-pledge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/uk-opposes-strong-eu-recycling-targets-despite-plastics-pledge/#respond Thu, 25 Jan 2018 13:21:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1207566 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/uk-opposes-strong-eu-recycling-targets-despite-plastics-pledge/feed/ 0 Plastics Strategy: EU must heed example of best practices https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-strategy-eu-must-heed-example-of-best-practices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-strategy-eu-must-heed-example-of-best-practices/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:30:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204925 Now that the European Commission has finally published its Plastics Strategy, the EU institutions should take inspiration from the best practices out there to make the upcoming legislation on single-use plastics work for citizens, the planet and the economy.

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Commission maps out plastics vision in new strategy https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:43:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204622 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/commission-maps-out-plastics-vision-in-new-strategy/feed/ 0 Karmenu Vella: ‘Well-designed’ plastics tax could help hit environment targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/#respond Tue, 16 Jan 2018 14:30:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1204342 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/karmenu-vella-well-designed-plastics-tax-could-help-hit-environment-targets/feed/ 0 Durand: The debate on programmed obsolescence is not happening in the EU https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/durand-the-debate-on-programmed-obsolescence-is-not-happening-in-the-eu/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/durand-the-debate-on-programmed-obsolescence-is-not-happening-in-the-eu/#respond Fri, 12 Jan 2018 13:53:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1203812 EURACTIV France.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/interview/durand-the-debate-on-programmed-obsolescence-is-not-happening-in-the-eu/feed/ 0 Plastic tax and ETS tinkering could plug Brexit hole, suggests EU budget chief https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/#respond Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:15:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1203224 https://www.euractiv.com/section/future-eu/news/plastic-tax-and-ets-tinkering-could-plug-brexit-hole-suggests-eu-budget-chief/feed/ 0 Why the EU’s renewable energy proposal subverts the circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/why-the-eus-renewable-energy-proposal-subverts-the-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/why-the-eus-renewable-energy-proposal-subverts-the-circular-economy/#respond Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:08:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1203206 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/why-the-eus-renewable-energy-proposal-subverts-the-circular-economy/feed/ 0 Member states give themselves more time to cut emissions https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/member-states-give-themselves-more-time-to-cut-emissions-from-transport-buildings-farming-and-waste-sectors/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/member-states-give-themselves-more-time-to-cut-emissions-from-transport-buildings-farming-and-waste-sectors/#comments Thu, 21 Dec 2017 16:23:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1201241 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/member-states-give-themselves-more-time-to-cut-emissions-from-transport-buildings-farming-and-waste-sectors/feed/ 2 Plastics: The invisible oil spill https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/#respond Tue, 19 Dec 2017 08:40:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1200708 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/plastics-the-invisible-oil-spill/feed/ 0 EU legislators strike early morning deal on waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-legislators-strike-early-morning-deal-on-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-legislators-strike-early-morning-deal-on-waste/#respond Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:44:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1200486 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-legislators-strike-early-morning-deal-on-waste/feed/ 0 Chinese waste ban ‘wake-up call’ for European recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/#comments Mon, 18 Dec 2017 05:48:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199992 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/httpwww-euractiv-comsectioncircular-economynewschinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/feed/ 1 Europe must look beyond the Circular Economy Package https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/europe-must-look-beyond-the-circular-economy-package/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/europe-must-look-beyond-the-circular-economy-package/#respond Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:23:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1199641 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/europe-must-look-beyond-the-circular-economy-package/feed/ 0 Chinese ban on plastic waste imports could see UK pollution rise https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/chinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/chinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/#comments Thu, 14 Dec 2017 05:00:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199563 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/chinese-ban-on-plastic-waste-imports-could-see-uk-pollution-rise/feed/ 2 UN Environment chief: We shouldn’t wait for the oceans to turn into a plastic swamp https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 06:45:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1198544 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/interview/un-environment-chief-we-cant-wait-for-the-oceans-to-turn-into-a-plastic-swamp/feed/ 0 Europe’s love of roses sends ripples through Kenyan lake https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/#comments Mon, 04 Dec 2017 08:30:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196435 https://www.euractiv.com/section/africa/news/europes-love-of-roses-sends-ripples-through-kenyan-lake/feed/ 1 Greenland gets EU’s support for Inuit seal products https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greenland-gets-eus-support-for-inuit-seal-products/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greenland-gets-eus-support-for-inuit-seal-products/#comments Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:12:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196228 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greenland-gets-eus-support-for-inuit-seal-products/feed/ 2 Upgrade the plastic, don’t ban or tax it https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/upgrade-the-plastic-dont-ban-or-tax-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/upgrade-the-plastic-dont-ban-or-tax-it/#respond Fri, 01 Dec 2017 05:35:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1195991 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/upgrade-the-plastic-dont-ban-or-tax-it/feed/ 0 Wasted opportunity: EU stalemate on food waste reduction https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/wasted-opportunity-eu-stalemate-on-food-waste-reduction/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/wasted-opportunity-eu-stalemate-on-food-waste-reduction/#comments Thu, 23 Nov 2017 11:43:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1193896 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/wasted-opportunity-eu-stalemate-on-food-waste-reduction/feed/ 2 Microplastics, macro problems https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/microplastics-macro-problems/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/microplastics-macro-problems/#respond Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:04:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1192695 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/microplastics-macro-problems/feed/ 0 Lithuania plans to burn more waste – but does it have enough? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/lithuania-plans-to-burn-more-waste-but-does-it-have-enough/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/lithuania-plans-to-burn-more-waste-but-does-it-have-enough/#respond Wed, 08 Nov 2017 14:07:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1189865 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/lithuania-plans-to-burn-more-waste-but-does-it-have-enough/feed/ 0 Putting words into action: Join forces to drive circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/putting-words-into-action-join-forces-to-drive-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/putting-words-into-action-join-forces-to-drive-circular-economy/#respond Wed, 08 Nov 2017 13:42:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1189875 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/putting-words-into-action-join-forces-to-drive-circular-economy/feed/ 0 China is no longer the EU’s plastic dumping ground: What’s next? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/china-is-no-longer-the-eus-plastic-dumping-ground-whats-next/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/china-is-no-longer-the-eus-plastic-dumping-ground-whats-next/#comments Thu, 02 Nov 2017 13:30:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1188406 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/china-is-no-longer-the-eus-plastic-dumping-ground-whats-next/feed/ 1 Circular economy success needs more than ambitious policies https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-success-needs-more-than-ambitious-policies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-success-needs-more-than-ambitious-policies/#respond Wed, 25 Oct 2017 09:40:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1186765 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/circular-economy-success-needs-more-than-ambitious-policies/feed/ 0 Recyclers claim EU carbon quotas from saved energy, CO2 emissions https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/recyclers-claim-eu-carbon-quotas-from-saved-energy-co2-emissions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/recyclers-claim-eu-carbon-quotas-from-saved-energy-co2-emissions/#respond Wed, 25 Oct 2017 05:41:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1186675 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/recyclers-claim-eu-carbon-quotas-from-saved-energy-co2-emissions/feed/ 0 Recycling industry and circular economy – Up to the challenge https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/recycling-industry-and-circular-economy-up-to-the-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/recycling-industry-and-circular-economy-up-to-the-challenge/#respond Mon, 23 Oct 2017 05:42:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1184619 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/video/recycling-industry-and-circular-economy-up-to-the-challenge/feed/ 0 Pollution racks up 9 million deaths a year worldwide https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/pollution-racks-up-9-million-deaths-a-year-worldwide/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/pollution-racks-up-9-million-deaths-a-year-worldwide/#comments Fri, 20 Oct 2017 05:02:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1184784 https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/pollution-racks-up-9-million-deaths-a-year-worldwide/feed/ 1 Packagers warn against EU waste policies eroding single market https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/packagers-warn-against-eu-waste-policies-eroding-single-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/packagers-warn-against-eu-waste-policies-eroding-single-market/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:41:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1185037 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/packagers-warn-against-eu-waste-policies-eroding-single-market/feed/ 0 Waste: Subsidies make it cheaper to burn than recycle https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-subsidies-make-it-cheaper-to-burn-than-recycle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-subsidies-make-it-cheaper-to-burn-than-recycle/#comments Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:25:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183346 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/waste-subsidies-make-it-cheaper-to-burn-than-recycle/feed/ 1 Renewable Energy Directive: Keep molasses for food and feed [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/renewable-energy-directive-keep-molasses-for-food-and-feed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/renewable-energy-directive-keep-molasses-for-food-and-feed/#respond Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:33:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1183798 according to several European food and feed associations.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/renewable-energy-directive-keep-molasses-for-food-and-feed/feed/ 0 Member states have no real plan for the circular economy, they are secretly sabotaging it https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/member-states-have-no-real-plan-for-the-circular-economy-they-are-secretly-sabotaging-it/ 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-rules-out-tax-on-plastic-products-to-reduce-waste/#respond Fri, 13 Oct 2017 04:05:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183229 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-rules-out-tax-on-plastic-products-to-reduce-waste/feed/ 0 Make or break time: Will the Commission make Europe a true industrial and climate leader? https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/make-or-break-time-will-the-commission-make-europe-a-true-industrial-and-climate-leader/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/make-or-break-time-will-the-commission-make-europe-a-true-industrial-and-climate-leader/#respond Tue, 03 Oct 2017 06:43:09 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1180181 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/opinion/make-or-break-time-will-the-commission-make-europe-a-true-industrial-and-climate-leader/feed/ 0 Circular Economy: From solar panels to bicycle 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tipping point https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/moscow-reaches-landfill-tipping-point/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/moscow-reaches-landfill-tipping-point/#respond Wed, 02 Aug 2017 05:20:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1165712 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/moscow-reaches-landfill-tipping-point/feed/ 0 Planet’s addiction to plastic bottles ‘as dangerous as climate change’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/#comments Mon, 31 Jul 2017 05:50:22 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1165460 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/planets-addiction-to-plastic-bottles-as-dangerous-as-climate-change/feed/ 1