About: Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy

Gerbrandy MEP: ‘I will be proposing a sort of Schengen area for waste’

Gerben-Jan Gerbrandy, a Dutch Liberal MEP who is drafting a resolution on resource-efficiency for the European Parliament, proposes a ‘Schengen area’ for waste that would allow all sorts of second-hand resources to be traded more freely between member states. He spoke to EURACTIV about the priority actions he will try to push for in the coming months and years.