The European Commission is today unveiling its strategy for a financial system that supports the EU’s climate and sustainable development agenda.
The European Commission will develop guidelines on the eco-modulation of EPR fees by 2019. However, there is only little experience available on the national level that the Commission can draw upon and many questions remain unanswered. It is therefore necessary for actors along the value chain to discuss possible solutions and to provide input to the Commission to support the development of effective EU guidelines and eco-design standards. This EPR Club lunch debate will discuss several key aspects of eco-modulation of EPR fees.
The share of municipal waste to be recycled will rise to 55% by 2025, from 44% today, under legislation on circular economy backed by Environment MEPs on Tuesday.
Mr Witold Stępień, Marshal of the Łódzkie Region and member of the CoR will host a selected group of the ENVE commission members in Łódź, Poland in the framework of the study visit “The role of the local government in development of a circular economy”.
Final compromise text as endorsed by Coreper I on 23 February 2018.