Waste and recycling – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Tue, 28 Aug 2018 23:01:20 +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 Waste and recycling – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 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 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 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 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 environment official: Clean air infringement proceedings are ‘a political decision’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/interview/eu-environment-official-clean-air-infringement-proceedings-are-a-political-decision/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/interview/eu-environment-official-clean-air-infringement-proceedings-are-a-political-decision/#respond Mon, 14 May 2018 05:28:08 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1237249 https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/interview/eu-environment-official-clean-air-infringement-proceedings-are-a-political-decision/feed/ 0 EU warms up to plastic waste ‘recycling’ as transport fuel https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warms-up-to-plastic-waste-recycling-as-transport-fuel/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warms-up-to-plastic-waste-recycling-as-transport-fuel/#comments Tue, 08 May 2018 04:56:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1235856 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warms-up-to-plastic-waste-recycling-as-transport-fuel/feed/ 1 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 Gas lobby chief: ‘In 2050, 76% of gas could be renewable’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/gas-lobby-chief-in-2050-76-of-gas-could-be-renewable/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/gas-lobby-chief-in-2050-76-of-gas-could-be-renewable/#comments Mon, 25 Sep 2017 04:44:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1177465 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/gas-lobby-chief-in-2050-76-of-gas-could-be-renewable/feed/ 3 EU warned against renewables law ‘subverting’ the circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warned-against-renewables-law-subverting-the-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warned-against-renewables-law-subverting-the-circular-economy/#respond Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:28:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1174050 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-warned-against-renewables-law-subverting-the-circular-economy/feed/ 0 Hard Brexit a ‘disaster scenario’ for waste treatment capacity, warns Suez https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/hard-brexit-a-disaster-scenario-for-waste-treatment-capacity-warns-suez/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/hard-brexit-a-disaster-scenario-for-waste-treatment-capacity-warns-suez/#comments Tue, 22 Aug 2017 04:30:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1168802 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/hard-brexit-a-disaster-scenario-for-waste-treatment-capacity-warns-suez/feed/ 1 Report: British consumers mistakenly claim they recycle every day https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/report-british-consumers-claim-to-recycle-every-day-but-dont/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/report-british-consumers-claim-to-recycle-every-day-but-dont/#respond Wed, 17 May 2017 12:45:59 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1146289 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/report-british-consumers-claim-to-recycle-every-day-but-dont/feed/ 0 Southerners back stricter EU waste rules, unlike Nordic countries https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/southerners-back-stricter-eu-waste-rules-unlike-nordic-countries/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/southerners-back-stricter-eu-waste-rules-unlike-nordic-countries/#comments Tue, 16 May 2017 11:31:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1145864 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/southerners-back-stricter-eu-waste-rules-unlike-nordic-countries/feed/ 1 Greek startup turns to e-solutions to address low recycling rates https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greek-startup-turns-to-e-solutions-to-address-low-recycling-rates/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greek-startup-turns-to-e-solutions-to-address-low-recycling-rates/#respond Tue, 09 May 2017 05:02:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1143874 https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/greek-startup-turns-to-e-solutions-to-address-low-recycling-rates/feed/ 0 MEPs vote to boost recycling rates and limit food waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/meps-vote-to-boost-recycling-rates-and-limit-food-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/meps-vote-to-boost-recycling-rates-and-limit-food-waste/#respond Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:32:13 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1127178 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/news/meps-vote-to-boost-recycling-rates-and-limit-food-waste/feed/ 0 Czech regional council member: Waste-to-energy brings us closer to developed countries https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/czech-regional-council-member-recycling-brings-us-closer-to-developed-countries/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/czech-regional-council-member-recycling-brings-us-closer-to-developed-countries/#respond Tue, 28 Feb 2017 12:12:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1094688 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/czech-regional-council-member-recycling-brings-us-closer-to-developed-countries/feed/ 0 Matching realism and ambition in aluminium recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/matching-realism-and-ambition-in-aluminium-recycling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/opinion/matching-realism-and-ambition-in-aluminium-recycling/#comments Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:57:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1092465 Ambitious yet realistic targets for all packaging materials are essential to building a truly circular economy in Europe, writes Maarten Labberton.

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A Canadian circular economy reality https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-canadian-circular-economy-reality/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-canadian-circular-economy-reality/#comments Fri, 17 Feb 2017 05:30:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1091591 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-canadian-circular-economy-reality/feed/ 2 New remanufacturing trade body launched to advise EU policy https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/#comments Wed, 01 Feb 2017 10:47:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1085885 Euractiv's media partner edie.net reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/public-affairs/news/new-remanufacturing-trade-body-launched-to-advise-eu-policy/feed/ 2 Plane fuelled by plastic waste completes trailblazing flight https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/plane-fuelled-by-plastic-waste-completes-trailblazing-flight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/plane-fuelled-by-plastic-waste-completes-trailblazing-flight/#respond Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:20:10 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078907 EURACTIV's partner edie.net reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/plane-fuelled-by-plastic-waste-completes-trailblazing-flight/feed/ 0 From green bonds to solar roads: France’s low-carbon revolution is taking shape https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/from-green-bonds-to-solar-roads-frances-low-carbon-revolution-is-taking-shape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/from-green-bonds-to-solar-roads-frances-low-carbon-revolution-is-taking-shape/#comments Fri, 13 Jan 2017 05:28:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1078868 EURACTIV's media partner edie.net reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/from-green-bonds-to-solar-roads-frances-low-carbon-revolution-is-taking-shape/feed/ 2 Investors fear next financial crisis will be climate-related https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/#comments Wed, 14 Sep 2016 04:34:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1037679 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/wednesday-special-report-investors-fear-next-financial-crisis-will-be-climate-related/feed/ 1 Fabien de Castilla: Business waste recycling has enormous potential https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/business-waste-recycling-has-enormous-potential/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/business-waste-recycling-has-enormous-potential/#respond Tue, 13 Sep 2016 10:38:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=interview&p=302497 EURACTIV’s partner La Tribune.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/business-waste-recycling-has-enormous-potential/feed/ 0 In the rush to get waste out of landfill, the EU risks losing sight of its recycling targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/in-the-rush-to-get-waste-out-of-landfill-eu-risks-losing-sight-of-its-recycling-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/in-the-rush-to-get-waste-out-of-landfill-eu-risks-losing-sight-of-its-recycling-targets/#comments Mon, 20 Jun 2016 06:20:41 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1001144 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/in-the-rush-to-get-waste-out-of-landfill-eu-risks-losing-sight-of-its-recycling-targets/feed/ 1 Why recycling must be on the agenda of COP22 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/why-recycling-must-be-on-the-agenda-of-cop22/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/why-recycling-must-be-on-the-agenda-of-cop22/#respond Fri, 08 Apr 2016 10:43:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=960967 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/why-recycling-must-be-on-the-agenda-of-cop22/feed/ 0 Landfill ban wins Polish backing ahead of EU talks on waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/landfill-ban-wins-polish-backing-ahead-of-eu-talks-on-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/landfill-ban-wins-polish-backing-ahead-of-eu-talks-on-waste/#respond Thu, 03 Mar 2016 05:58:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=942252 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/landfill-ban-wins-polish-backing-ahead-of-eu-talks-on-waste/feed/ 0 Tetra Pak: No packaging should end up in landfill https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/tetra-pak-no-packaging-should-end-up-in-landfill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/tetra-pak-no-packaging-should-end-up-in-landfill/#comments Thu, 03 Mar 2016 05:49:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=941315 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/interview/tetra-pak-no-packaging-should-end-up-in-landfill/feed/ 1 Timmermans defends ambition of new Circular Economy package https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/timmermans-defends-ambition-of-new-circular-economy-package/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/timmermans-defends-ambition-of-new-circular-economy-package/#respond Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:21:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=886036 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/timmermans-defends-ambition-of-new-circular-economy-package/feed/ 0 Timmermans: EURACTIV’s been very active! https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/timmermans-euractiv-s-been-very-active/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/timmermans-euractiv-s-been-very-active/#respond Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:20:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=886039 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/video/timmermans-euractiv-s-been-very-active/feed/ 0 Circular economy plan seeks to unlock EU waste trade https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/circular-economy-plan-seeks-to-unlock-eu-waste-trade/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/circular-economy-plan-seeks-to-unlock-eu-waste-trade/#respond Mon, 30 Nov 2015 06:52:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885715 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/circular-economy-plan-seeks-to-unlock-eu-waste-trade/feed/ 0 San Jeronimo and Edegem are proud of their compost project https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/san-jeronimo-and-edegem-are-proud-of-their-compost-project/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/san-jeronimo-and-edegem-are-proud-of-their-compost-project/#respond Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:46:22 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885664 SPECIAL REPORT / The partnership between the Belgian town of Edegem, and the Peruvian municipality of San Jeronimo has been so successful that many other localities in the Latin American country come to visit and study the project that composts organic waste and uses it for agriculture.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/regional-policy/news/san-jeronimo-and-edegem-are-proud-of-their-compost-project/feed/ 0 New Circular Economy Package ‘less ambitious’ than axed predecessor https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-circular-economy-package-less-ambitious-than-axed-predecessor/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-circular-economy-package-less-ambitious-than-axed-predecessor/#respond Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:08:20 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=885525 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/new-circular-economy-package-less-ambitious-than-axed-predecessor/feed/ 0 Vella: Construction essential for circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/vella-construction-essential-for-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/vella-construction-essential-for-circular-economy/#respond Fri, 20 Nov 2015 07:18:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=884953 SPECIAL REPORT / Construction will be an essential part of the transition to a circular economy, and can also drive growth, the European Union's Environment Commissioner has said. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/vella-construction-essential-for-circular-economy/feed/ 0 EEB: Disruptive businesses vital for ambitious circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/eeb-disruptive-businesses-vital-for-ambitious-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/eeb-disruptive-businesses-vital-for-ambitious-circular-economy/#respond Mon, 02 Nov 2015 06:31:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883269 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/eeb-disruptive-businesses-vital-for-ambitious-circular-economy/feed/ 0 New Circular Economy Package takes shape https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-circular-economy-package-takes-shape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-circular-economy-package-takes-shape/#respond Thu, 29 Oct 2015 13:16:43 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=883126 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-circular-economy-package-takes-shape/feed/ 0 Cities, regions and climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/linksdossier/cities-regions-and-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/linksdossier/cities-regions-and-climate-change/#respond Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:40:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=882765 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/linksdossier/cities-regions-and-climate-change/feed/ 0 Dow boss: Importing waste to burn it shows the market is working https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/dow-boss-importing-waste-to-burn-it-shows-the-market-is-working/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/dow-boss-importing-waste-to-burn-it-shows-the-market-is-working/#respond Fri, 23 Oct 2015 06:51:31 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=882556 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/dow-boss-importing-waste-to-burn-it-shows-the-market-is-working/feed/ 0 ‘Circular economy’ must be regulation-light and market-driven, says EPP https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/circular-economy-must-be-regulation-light-and-market-driven-says-epp/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/circular-economy-must-be-regulation-light-and-market-driven-says-epp/#respond Fri, 16 Oct 2015 06:53:44 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=881974 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/circular-economy-must-be-regulation-light-and-market-driven-says-epp/feed/ 0 Steel for the packaging industry: A more ambitious Circular Economy Package is needed https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/steel-for-the-packaging-industry-a-more-ambitious-circular-economy-package-is-needed/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/steel-for-the-packaging-industry-a-more-ambitious-circular-economy-package-is-needed/#respond Wed, 23 Sep 2015 06:41:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879905 EURACTIV Slovakia, in an exclusive interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/steel-for-the-packaging-industry-a-more-ambitious-circular-economy-package-is-needed/feed/ 0 UNEP director: Crises will drive collaboration at COP21 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/unep-director-crises-will-drive-collaboration-at-cop21/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/unep-director-crises-will-drive-collaboration-at-cop21/#respond Mon, 21 Sep 2015 06:28:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879773 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/unep-director-crises-will-drive-collaboration-at-cop21/feed/ 0 Recycling industry under pressure from falling raw material prices https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-industry-under-pressure-from-falling-raw-material-prices/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-industry-under-pressure-from-falling-raw-material-prices/#respond Thu, 17 Sep 2015 07:37:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=879489 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-industry-under-pressure-from-falling-raw-material-prices/feed/ 0 Only one third of EU’s e-waste recycled properly https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/only-one-third-of-eu-s-e-waste-recycled-properly/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/only-one-third-of-eu-s-e-waste-recycled-properly/#respond Tue, 01 Sep 2015 07:24:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=878248 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/only-one-third-of-eu-s-e-waste-recycled-properly/feed/ 0 European Parliament urges donation of supermarket leftovers https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/european-parliament-urges-donation-of-supermarket-leftovers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/european-parliament-urges-donation-of-supermarket-leftovers/#respond Fri, 10 Jul 2015 07:58:12 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=875865 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/european-parliament-urges-donation-of-supermarket-leftovers/feed/ 0 EU to halve plastic bag use by 2019 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-to-halve-plastic-bag-use-by-2019/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-to-halve-plastic-bag-use-by-2019/#respond Wed, 29 Apr 2015 08:56:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=870522 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-to-halve-plastic-bag-use-by-2019/feed/ 0 To “REACH” or to Recycle?! [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/to-reach-or-to-recycle/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/to-reach-or-to-recycle/#respond Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:57:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868527 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/to-reach-or-to-recycle/feed/ 0 Circular economy targets to stay the same, says Vella [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/circular-economy-targets-to-stay-the-same-says-vella/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/circular-economy-targets-to-stay-the-same-says-vella/#respond Wed, 01 Apr 2015 07:53:04 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868435 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/circular-economy-targets-to-stay-the-same-says-vella/feed/ 0 Commission under pressure over circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/commission-under-pressure-over-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/commission-under-pressure-over-circular-economy/#respond Tue, 03 Mar 2015 07:35:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=866058 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/commission-under-pressure-over-circular-economy/feed/ 0 Ministers want Circular Economy saved but back Commission’s better regulation push https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/ministers-want-circular-economy-saved-but-back-commission-s-better-regulation-push/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/ministers-want-circular-economy-saved-but-back-commission-s-better-regulation-push/#respond Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:18:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864527 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/ministers-want-circular-economy-saved-but-back-commission-s-better-regulation-push/feed/ 0 EU recycling targets are unworkable: The evidence speaks for itself https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-are-unworkable-the-evidence-speaks-for-itself/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-are-unworkable-the-evidence-speaks-for-itself/#comments Tue, 10 Feb 2015 14:01:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864476 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-are-unworkable-the-evidence-speaks-for-itself/feed/ 5 EU recycling targets workable and worth it https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-workable-and-worth-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-workable-and-worth-it/#comments Fri, 06 Feb 2015 08:55:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864297 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/eu-recycling-targets-workable-and-worth-it/feed/ 1 Timmermans’ wise decision to bin EU recycling target https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/timmermans-wise-decision-to-bin-eu-recycling-target/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/timmermans-wise-decision-to-bin-eu-recycling-target/#respond Tue, 03 Feb 2015 11:52:46 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863921 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/timmermans-wise-decision-to-bin-eu-recycling-target/feed/ 0 Waste laws will be binned, despite protests https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-laws-will-be-binned-despite-protests/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-laws-will-be-binned-despite-protests/#respond Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:31:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=863167 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-laws-will-be-binned-despite-protests/feed/ 0 Food waste prevention: what’s packaging got to do with it? [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/food-waste-prevention-what-s-packaging-got-to-do-with-it/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/food-waste-prevention-what-s-packaging-got-to-do-with-it/#respond Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:53:27 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=861536 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/food-waste-prevention-what-s-packaging-got-to-do-with-it/feed/ 0 Plastics to be banned from European landfill https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-to-be-banned-from-european-landfill/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-to-be-banned-from-european-landfill/#respond Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:04:57 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=860058 EURACTIV France reports.  ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-to-be-banned-from-european-landfill/feed/ 0 Europe’s ‘historic moment’ on plastics bags contested by industry advocates https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-s-historic-moment-on-plastics-bags-contested-by-industry-advocates/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-s-historic-moment-on-plastics-bags-contested-by-industry-advocates/#respond Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:50:09 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=860006 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-s-historic-moment-on-plastics-bags-contested-by-industry-advocates/feed/ 0 New Commission floats first ‘kill list’ of green EU laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-commission-floats-first-kill-list-of-green-eu-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-commission-floats-first-kill-list-of-green-eu-laws/#respond Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08:12:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=859144 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-commission-floats-first-kill-list-of-green-eu-laws/feed/ 0 Lack of transparency in European waste management https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/lack-of-transparency-in-european-waste-management/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/lack-of-transparency-in-european-waste-management/#respond Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:41:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=857156 EURACTIV France reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/lack-of-transparency-in-european-waste-management/feed/ 0 EU tables ‘circular economy’ package with zero-landfill goal https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-tables-circular-economy-package-with-zero-landfill-goal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-tables-circular-economy-package-with-zero-landfill-goal/#respond Thu, 03 Jul 2014 08:19:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=849680 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-tables-circular-economy-package-with-zero-landfill-goal/feed/ 0 The sustainable sourcing of materials is crucial to the circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-sustainable-sourcing-of-materials-is-crucial-to-the-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-sustainable-sourcing-of-materials-is-crucial-to-the-circular-economy/#respond Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:42:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847831 SPECIAL REPORT / The sustainable sourcing of raw materials is a crucial phase at the beginning of the economic cycle. Yet this initial sourcing phase has so far been largely neglected by targeted EU resource efficiency policies. “But it’s time for change,”, said WWF, Unilever and the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE).]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/the-sustainable-sourcing-of-materials-is-crucial-to-the-circular-economy/feed/ 0 Fitting e-waste into the circular economy https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/fitting-e-waste-into-the-circular-economy/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/fitting-e-waste-into-the-circular-economy/#respond Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:27:24 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847884 SPECIAL REPORT / Phones, computers, washing machines - integrating a few core principles, such as the waste hierarchy, into the manufacturing of these products can reduce their environmental impact and allow for a functioning circular economy, according to analysts.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/fitting-e-waste-into-the-circular-economy/feed/ 0 EU touts 70% recycling and zero landfill law for 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/#respond Fri, 06 Jun 2014 07:56:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=847868 SPECIAL REPORT / Europe could be recycling 70% of its municipal waste by 2030, if a binding proposal that would phase out the environmentally harmful practice of landfill disposal is approved by the European Commission this month, EURACTIV has learned. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-touts-70-recycling-and-zero-landfill-law-for-2030/feed/ 0 Citizens not to blame for rising consumption, scholars say https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/citizens-not-to-blame-for-rising-consumption-scholars-say/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/citizens-not-to-blame-for-rising-consumption-scholars-say/#respond Wed, 14 May 2014 15:50:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846260 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/citizens-not-to-blame-for-rising-consumption-scholars-say/feed/ 0 EU to align environmental gauges for construction products https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-to-align-environmental-gauges-for-construction-products/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-to-align-environmental-gauges-for-construction-products/#respond Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:50:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845477 SPECIAL REPORT / The European Commission intends to align existing methods and standards to assess environmental performances of construction products, with the objective of favouring “green” comparisons, and higher levels of recycling and reuse.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/circular-economy/news/eu-to-align-environmental-gauges-for-construction-products/feed/ 0 Plastics industry ‘on right track’ to eliminate landfilling, EU says https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-industry-on-right-track-to-eliminate-landfilling-eu-says/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-industry-on-right-track-to-eliminate-landfilling-eu-says/#comments Mon, 28 Apr 2014 08:56:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=845265 SPECIAL REPORT / As the European Commission prepares to review the EU’s waste targets, the plastics industry, a symbol of the EU’s ‘throw-away society’, is one of the focal points in discussions on resource efficiency.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/plastics-industry-on-right-track-to-eliminate-landfilling-eu-says/feed/ 7 EU lawmakers vote to reduce plastic bag use https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-lawmakers-vote-to-reduce-plastic-bag-use/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-lawmakers-vote-to-reduce-plastic-bag-use/#respond Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:03:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844713 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-lawmakers-vote-to-reduce-plastic-bag-use/feed/ 0 Waste business ‘very vulnerable to corruption’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-business-very-vulnerable-to-corruption/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-business-very-vulnerable-to-corruption/#comments Fri, 28 Mar 2014 17:28:45 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843474 SPECIAL REPORT / The waste management business is “very vulnerable” to corruption. More transparency will be needed throughout the chain if the European Union is serious about reaching its resource efficiency goals, according to experts.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-business-very-vulnerable-to-corruption/feed/ 1 Belgium takes out the trash https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/belgium-takes-out-the-trash/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/belgium-takes-out-the-trash/#respond Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:37:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=843172 SPECIAL REPORT / Belgium’s waste disposal system - in which residents leave coloured bin bags in the streets for collection - has drawn criticism for being unsightly. But critics may not be aware that the country is considered relative disposal “paradise” amongst experts.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/belgium-takes-out-the-trash/feed/ 0 Towards a Resource Efficient Europe – EPR for packaging waste [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/towards-a-resource-efficient-europe-epr-for-packaging-waste/ Tue, 25 Mar 2014 10:56:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852233 Waste sector calls for fair competition and ‘no grey zones’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-sector-calls-for-fair-competition-and-no-grey-zones/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-sector-calls-for-fair-competition-and-no-grey-zones/#respond Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:45:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842401 SPECIAL REPORT / Industry leaders united around a call for fair, transparent and universal minimum extended producer responsibility (EPR) requirements in an ongoing review of EU waste management targets, at a Brussels conference last week. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/waste-sector-calls-for-fair-competition-and-no-grey-zones/feed/ 0 EU predicts ‘waste tsunami’ if world fails to cut down trash https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-predicts-waste-tsunami-if-world-fails-to-cut-down-trash/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-predicts-waste-tsunami-if-world-fails-to-cut-down-trash/#respond Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:30:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842393 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-predicts-waste-tsunami-if-world-fails-to-cut-down-trash/feed/ 0 Municipal waste chief: Coherent awareness campaigns key to cutting EU waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/municipal-waste-chief-coherent-awareness-campaigns-key-to-cutting-eu-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/municipal-waste-chief-coherent-awareness-campaigns-key-to-cutting-eu-waste/#respond Wed, 15 Jan 2014 13:33:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835250 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/municipal-waste-chief-coherent-awareness-campaigns-key-to-cutting-eu-waste/feed/ 0 MEPs reject paper waste proposal over health concerns https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/meps-reject-paper-waste-proposal-over-health-concerns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/meps-reject-paper-waste-proposal-over-health-concerns/#respond Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:54:33 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832723 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/meps-reject-paper-waste-proposal-over-health-concerns/feed/ 0 Extended Producer Responsibility: how does EPR contribute towards a resource-efficiency Europe? [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy-environment/video/extended-producer-responsibility-how-does-epr-contribute-towards-a-resource-efficiency-europe/ Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:37:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852070 Circular economy calls on the EU to think globally, act locally https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/circular-economy-calls-on-the-eu-to-think-globally-act-locally/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/circular-economy-calls-on-the-eu-to-think-globally-act-locally/#respond Fri, 22 Nov 2013 18:23:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841549 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/circular-economy-calls-on-the-eu-to-think-globally-act-locally/feed/ 0 Europe puts spotlight on its waste problem https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-puts-spotlight-on-its-waste-problem/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-puts-spotlight-on-its-waste-problem/#respond Tue, 19 Nov 2013 07:34:32 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832517 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/europe-puts-spotlight-on-its-waste-problem/feed/ 0 Waste-to-energy boss: incineration can complement recycling https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/waste-to-energy-boss-incineration-can-complement-recycling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/waste-to-energy-boss-incineration-can-complement-recycling/#respond Fri, 08 Nov 2013 08:42:54 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835197 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/waste-to-energy-boss-incineration-can-complement-recycling/feed/ 0 Plastic waste: A valuable resource https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/plastic-waste-a-valuable-resource/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/plastic-waste-a-valuable-resource/#respond Mon, 04 Nov 2013 11:08:35 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=841520 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/opinion/plastic-waste-a-valuable-resource/feed/ 0 EU may bin new recycling rules amid intense lobbying https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-may-bin-new-recycling-rules-amid-intense-lobbying/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-may-bin-new-recycling-rules-amid-intense-lobbying/#respond Thu, 24 Oct 2013 07:57:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832255 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eu-may-bin-new-recycling-rules-amid-intense-lobbying/feed/ 0 Green campaigner: Incineration causes more problems than it solves https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/green-campaigner-incineration-causes-more-problems-than-it-solves/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/green-campaigner-incineration-causes-more-problems-than-it-solves/#respond Fri, 11 Oct 2013 08:41:56 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=835196 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/interview/green-campaigner-incineration-causes-more-problems-than-it-solves/feed/ 0 London Olympic venues find second life as ‘garden hoses’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/london-olympic-venues-find-second-life-as-garden-hoses/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/london-olympic-venues-find-second-life-as-garden-hoses/#respond Mon, 07 Oct 2013 08:52:15 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832144 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/london-olympic-venues-find-second-life-as-garden-hoses/feed/ 0 Poto?nik bags UN ‘Champions of the Earth’ prize https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/poto-nik-bags-un-champions-of-the-earth-prize/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/poto-nik-bags-un-champions-of-the-earth-prize/#respond Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:53:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832025 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/poto-nik-bags-un-champions-of-the-earth-prize/feed/ 0 Recycling stats do not paper over EU’s waste problem https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-stats-do-not-paper-over-eu-s-waste-problem/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-stats-do-not-paper-over-eu-s-waste-problem/#respond Fri, 30 Aug 2013 08:40:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831896 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/recycling-stats-do-not-paper-over-eu-s-waste-problem/feed/ 0 Industry pushes for EU ban on plastics dumping https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/industry-pushes-for-eu-ban-on-plastics-dumping/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/industry-pushes-for-eu-ban-on-plastics-dumping/#respond Wed, 10 Jul 2013 07:54:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831478 https://www.euractiv.com/section/science-policymaking/news/industry-pushes-for-eu-ban-on-plastics-dumping/feed/ 0 Activists say EU’s new ship recycling regulation breaches UN agreement https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/activists-say-eu-s-new-ship-recycling-regulation-breaches-un-agreement/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/activists-say-eu-s-new-ship-recycling-regulation-breaches-un-agreement/#respond Fri, 28 Jun 2013 12:57:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=831353 https://www.euractiv.com/section/transport/news/activists-say-eu-s-new-ship-recycling-regulation-breaches-un-agreement/feed/ 0 Achieving Environmental and Sustainability goals – Does recycling improve air quality? 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