Parliament aims for circular economy position in February

The European Parliament is on course to confirm its position on waste proposals central to the EU’s circular economy package in February, according to the lead MEP Simona Bonafè (S&D)

The European Parliament is on course to confirm its position on waste proposals central to the EU’s circular economy package in February, according to the lead MEP Simona Bonafè (S&D).

“But I don’t expect we’ll be able to start negotiating with the Council in March,” the MEP told ENDS on the sidelines of a Brussels event on Tuesday. As the MEP steering the talks in the environment committee, she noted that the Council still disagrees on some crucial points, which may prevent Malta, the incoming Council presidency, from making fast progress.

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