Roadmap to a resource efficient Europe published

Brussels, 20 September 2011 – The European Commission has set out a ‘roadmap’ aimed at transforming Europe’s economy into a sustainable one by 2050. The Roadmap to a resource-efficient Europe outlines how we can achieve the resource efficient growth which is essential for our future wellbeing and prosperity. The roadmap identifies the economic sectors that consume the most resources, and suggests tools and indicators to help guide action in Europe and internationally. It is an agenda for competitiveness and growth based on using fewer resources when we produce and consume goods and creating business and job opportunities from activities such as recycling, better product design, materials substitution and eco-engineering.

To find out more, please click here. To download the document, please click here.

Brussels – The European Commission has released its annual Innovation Scoreboard, monitoring the innovation performance of European States, showing that for…

Read Story

Brussels - The High Level Group (HLG) for the European Innovation Council (EIC), established in 2017 by Research and Innovation Commissioner…

Read Story

20 January 2016, Davos - A revolution of the global plastics value chain to incorporate circular economy principles is needed…

Read Story
Arrow-up