Leak: Draft ecodesign law sets out plans for ‘product passport’

The European Commission is set to propose requiring digital ‘passports’ for products sold in the EU as part of plans to improve their life-cycle environmental impact, a leaked draft shows.

by Simon Pickstone
A worker welds in a production hall of a German ladder, stool and scaffold-maker in Guenzburg, January 2022. Photo: Thomas Kienzle/AFP /AFP via Getty Images
A worker welds in a production hall of a German ladder, stool and scaffold-maker in Guenzburg, January 2022. Photo: Thomas Kienzle/AFP /AFP via Getty Images

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