Circular economy: MEPs call for tighter EU consumption and recycling rules | News | European Parliament

, Circular economy: MEPs call for tighter EU consumption and recycling rules | News | European Parliament, TheCircularEconomy.comParliament adopted comprehensive policy recommendations to achieve a carbon-neutral, sustainable, toxic-free and fully circular economy by 2050 at the latest.

The report, adopted today with 574 votes in favour, 22 against and 95 abstentions, is a response to the Commission’s Circular Economy Action Plan.

Binding 2030 targets are needed for materials use and our consumption footprint, covering the whole lifecycle of each product category placed on the EU market, MEPs stress. They also call on the Commission to propose product-specific and/or sector-specific binding targets for recycled content.

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