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Circular Economy Package: Everything you need to know

In light of the European Parliament's decision to reinforce more ambitious recycling targets within the long-awaited Circular Economy Package, edie takes a detailed look at how the proposed measures could affect businesses, especially in light of the UK's imminent departure from the European Unio... - edie+ centre
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Action to cut food waste gains momentum across Europe

Action to cut food waste gains momentum across Europe | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
France’s ban on supermarkets throwing away unwanted food has led to greater calls for laws on food waste, campaigners say
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Chemical Companies Face Brexit REACH Compliance Questions

Chemical Companies Face Brexit REACH Compliance Questions | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it

"British chemicals companies and companies that use the U.K. as their point of entry into the European single market could face years of uncertainty over their compliance obligations under the European Union's REACH regulation, in the wake of the U.K.’s Brexit referendum"

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UN calls for post-Brexit UK to link with EU on environment policy

UN calls for post-Brexit UK to link with EU on environment policy | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
The UN's new environment chief has called for a post-Brexit Britain to link up with the EU on environment policy, adopting key bloc climate laws and maintaining its nature directives. - edie news centre
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France becomes first major nation to ratify UN climate deal

France becomes first major nation to ratify UN climate deal | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
President François Hollande calls on other European countries to follow France’s lead by the end of the year
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Commission to table proposals on phasing out hormone disruptors - Independent.ie

Commission to table proposals on phasing out hormone disruptors - Independent.ie | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Glyphosate isn't the only pesticides battle the EU is fighting.
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Brexit: a bad choice is no excuse for not moving towards zero waste - Zero Waste Europe Blog

Brexit: a bad choice is no excuse for not moving towards zero waste - Zero Waste Europe Blog | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
How will Brexit impact Britain's waste management practices? Joan Marc Simon of Zero Waste Europe says that it doesn't have to mean the end of the path to a zero-waste future for Britain.
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ArcelorMittal should return over 80,000 ETS allowances, says advocate general

ArcelorMittal should return over 80,000 ETS allowances, says advocate general | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Advocate general Manuel Campos Sánchez-Bordona has agreed that steel firm ArcelorMittal should return 80,922 emission trading system allowances that it received for an inactive plant
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‘No one else to blame’: A vision of a post-Brexit waste and resource industry | Resource Magazine

‘No one else to blame’: A vision of a post-Brexit waste and resource industry | Resource Magazine | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Eunomia Chairman Dominic Hogg reflects on how the British public’s decision to leave the EU will affect the waste and recycling industry, and what we must do to ensure we forge a forward-looking future.
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Post-Brexit Britain must embrace circular economy to trade with EU, says Green Alliance

Post-Brexit Britain must embrace circular economy to trade with EU, says Green Alliance | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: The legislation established as part of the European Union's nascent Circular Economy Package will still shape how a post-Brexit Britain develops new resource-efficient products and closed-loop business models, regardless of whether we stay in the single market or not. - edie news centre
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Bacardi mixes perfect cocktail of water, energy and waste reductions

Bacardi mixes perfect cocktail of water, energy and waste reductions | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
Global spirits giant Bacardi has surpassed annual targets in improving water use, energy efficiency and recycling rates and is on course to obtain 100% of sugarcane-derived products from sustainably certified sources by 2022. - edie news centre
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Brexit would worsen UK's air pollution crisis, say experts

Brexit would worsen UK's air pollution crisis, say experts | Zero Waste Europe | Scoop.it
A poll of environmental professionals showed most think the UK benefits from EU air pollution rules
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