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 •  September 12

The European Commission backs additive manufacturing as one of the pillars to strengthen its industrial sector and step up efforts to maintain the EU’s global advantage. Europe is looking for durable sources of economic growth. As the ECB will soon...

EurActiv

 •  April 28, 2014

SPECIAL REPORT / As the European Commission prepares to review the EU’s waste targets, the plastics industry, a symbol of the EU’s ‘throw-away society’, is one of the focal points in discussions on resource efficiency.
The policy review includes a look at key targets in EU waste legislation, a “fitness check” of the directives dealing with waste ...

EurActiv

 •  September 12, 2013

Press release
PRE released a study showing that plastics can potentially reach a much higher recycling rate
A resource efficiency vision for plastics can be implemented that would divert 24 Mt of plastics from landfills
360 000 green jobs can be created
A plastics recycling target of 62% is achievable by 2020. Plastics Recyclers Europe released a ...