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EU step towards circular economy with binding targets
Release Date: 26 January 2017
In an important step towards creating a recycling, circular economy, the European Parliament's Environment Committee approved legislation requiring EU Member States to recycle up to 80 percent of their waste by 2030. Shadow Rapporteur Karl-Heinz Florenz of the EPP Group says Europe needs to turn waste into raw materials to reduce its dependence on imported materials, including precious metals.
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