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Tuairimí a glacadh on 27/04/2016
Tagairt: 
NAT/676-EESC-2016-00042-00-01-AC-TRA

The EESC fully backs the objective of switching to a greener, resource-efficient and circular economy. It is happy to see that the Commission has come forward with a broader set of proposals covering all the stages of the product lifecycle compared to the previous circular economy package; however, it raises concern over the lower level of ambition, which is likely to lead to lower economic and environmental benefits.

Tuairim ó CESE: Circular Economy Package

Tuairimí a glacadh on 11/12/2014
Tagairt: 
NAT/652-EESC-2014-05003-00-00-ac-tra
Seisiún iomlánach: 
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Dec 10, 2014 Nov 11, 2014

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) believes that the prospect of a European circular economy should bring a major boost to the systemic competitiveness of the EU, a driver for growth and a generator of new green jobs and skills.

Tuairim ó CESE: The circular economy: job creation and the Green Action Plan for SMEs

Tuairimí a glacadh on 11/12/2014
Tagairt: 
NAT/651-EESC-2014-05002-00-00-ac-tra
Seisiún iomlánach: 
503 -
Dec 10, 2014 Dec 11, 2014

The Committee welcomes the two communications and the package of amendments to the waste directives and supports the campaign to make all businesses and consumers aware of the need to phase out the current linear economic model of "take, make, consume and dispose" .

Tuairim ó CESE: Circular economy

Tuairimí a glacadh on 17/10/2013
Tagairt: 
CCMI/112-EESC-2013-1904

Planned obsolescence is associated with a form of industrial production that relies on a minimum renewal rate for its products. Although product renewal is necessary, certain abuses need to be addressed. The EESC would like to see a total ban on products with built-in defects designed to end the product's life.

Towards more sustainable consumption: industrial product lifetimes and restoring trust through consumer information

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Infopack CCMI/112

20/02/2018

Opening the Circular Economy Stakeholder Conference at the European Commission on February 20, the President of the European Economic and Social Committee, Georges Dassis, said: "the transition to a circular economy is a great opportunity for civil society. It is already happening on the ground. We can feel it from the commitment and involvement of our businesses, the many initiatives taking place at local and regional level, ...

10/11/2017

In March this year, the European Commission (EC) and the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) launched a joint European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform. The 24 members forming the coordination group of the platform have now been selected and are preparing for their first meeting on 22 November.

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