Circular Economy Package

Circular Economy Package

End 2015: The European Commission will present a Circular Economy package, aimed to ensuring a more circular lifecycle of all the products we use.

What's wrong with the Proposal?

What's wrong with the Proposal?

However, much of the emphasis is on recycling and waste management, which is the end of the cycle; and not enough on eco-design, which is the starting point.

Why is Eco-Design so important?

Why is Eco-Design so important?

Without good product design - eco-design - there will be nothing to recycle! Hence as much focus should be put on eco-design.

#ECOthis Campaign

#ECOthis Campaign

Join us today by telling the European Commission that eco-design needs to be a core component of the future Circular Economy! Let's #ECOthis

WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT?

All you need to know about the European Commission's 2015 Circular Economy Package and how it will affect you, the whole European economy and our planet.

TAG YOUR PHOTOS ON INSTAGRAM WITH #ECOthisEU

Just saw a product that should have been an ‘Eco-Design’? Like a piece of furniture, a household appliance or your smartphone.

Tell that to the European Commission!

Snap a photo of it with Instagram and tag it with the hashtag #ECOthisEU, and we will post it here for you! The more photos there are, the more we are able to convince the European Commission that Eco-Design should be part of the upcoming Circular Economy package!

View the Full Gallery of the Latest Submissions here.

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HAVE YOUR SAY ON TWITTER

Did you know anything about the Circular Economy package that the European Commission will propose by the end of 2015?

No?

Then you should have your say! Use the hashtag #ECOthisEU to tell the European Commission: the Circular Economy is not only about waste management, it’s also about making products recyclable in the first place.

Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 11:23pm
We've done it! The new #CircularEconomy package now features #EcoDesign! Thank you for your support!! #ECOthisEU bi… https://t.co/MYtxM5O03b
Tuesday, December 1st, 2015 at 11:19pm
We've done it! The new #CircularEconomy package now features #EcoDesign! Thank you for your support!! #ECOthisEU https://t.co/HYrKxfAIeJ
Monday, September 7th, 2015 at 10:13pm
RT @Philips_EU: The UK on 'how #CircularEconomy package can cut unemployment & lower household bills' http://t.co/qoxK0GEjBe
Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 at 3:11am
RT @Ecogisements: L #Ademe veut concilier urbanisme et économie circulaire http://t.co/ELfRfKPcFM
Wednesday, August 12th, 2015 at 3:10am
RT @Fairphone: New business models can help extend a product’s life span. How to reach a circular economy? http://t.co/xmUKTFyng4 http://t.…