EuPC Urges Approval of Recycling Processes for Food Contact Applications 05.10.2017 13:18 EU Commission Unnecessarily Delaying Approval of Plastic Recycling Processes While it is dragging its feet the European Commission is actually in a position to authorise evaluated processes for food grade plastics recycling, according to trade association, European Plastic Converters (EuPC). read more … EU & UN Agriculture Organisation Join Forces to Tackle Food Waste Commissioner José Graziano da Silva Agrees to Increased Collaboration 04.10.2017 13:29 EU & UN Agriculture Organisation Join Forces to Tackle Food Waste The EU Commission and Food and the Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations have joined forces to take action on food waste and antimicrobial resistance. read more … CEPI, Eurometaux, and EUROFER Join Forces to Back Circular Economy 22.05.2017 12:56 Paper & Metals Industry Bodies Call for Ambitous Recycling in Circular Economy Economy Europe’s steel, paper and non-ferrous metals recyclers have called for the EU Circular Economy trialogue negotiators to put an ambitious recycling measure first. read more … States Taken to EU Court of Justice or Given Final Warning Over Waste Management 27.04.2017 14:14 EU Commission Pulls up Member States Over Waste to Energy & Landfill Regulations The European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply with their environmental and waste management obligations under EU law. read more … Robust Enforcement of EPR Needed 20.02.2017 14:17 EU Bodies Unite in Call for Coalition to Boost Circular Economy The European Committee of the Regions and the European Parliament have joined forces to push the EU towards more ambitious waste management directives and a boosted circular economy action plan. read more … Draft Paper Does Not Adequately Recognise Full Benefits of Waste to Energy 07.02.2017 13:27 CEWEP: Commission’s Waste to Energy Communication a ‘Mouse’ CEWEP has labelled the Waste-to-Energy Communication from the EU Commission to the EU Parliament on the Role of Waste-to-Energy in the Circular Economy as a mountain which ‘brought forth a mouse’. read more … EU Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis Speaks at Inaugural Event 02.12.2016 12:08 First Meeting of EU Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste Lithuanian Commissioner, Vytenis Andriukaitis, has called for an end to “unethical” food waste at the launch of the ‘EU Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste’. read more …
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