EU Commissioners have agreed a pared-down list of products to be candidates for energy efficiency standards, with kettles making a come-back despite resistance from the ..
News 9 Nov 2016
The EU’s first specific business-to-business energy label and new ecodesign requirements will apply to business-use refrigerators in the EU starting today ..
News 1 Jul 2016
- Pollution,Products,General Policy,The EU's Circular Economy package,Packaging,Packaging
EU member states have criticised the European Commission for continuing to delay the publication of an ecodesign work plan as part of its new circular ..
News 21 Jun 2016
- Waste & Resources,Products,General Policy,Packaging,Packaging
Only three EU countries and two regions have adopted strategies on material resource efficiency, a survey by the European Environment Agency has found ..
News 10 Jun 2016
Extended producer responsibility schemes have been effective in driving resource efficiency across the EU’s major economies but they are falling short when it comes to ..
News 18 May 2016
EU standards body CEN-CENELEC has published guidance to help improve the climate change resilience and testing procedures of European products ..
News 6 May 2016
- Products,Markets & Corporate
New public procurement rules which will allow public authorities to prioritise environmental requirements come into force this week ..
News 20 Apr 2016