Sustainability Outlook European Union: Key Developments In EU Sustainability Law and Policy

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    Our European Public Policy team is pleased to share with you the first edition of our monthly newsletter, Sustainability Outlook – European Union. This month’s edition includes the following:

    • Slovenian Council Presidency outlines sustainability policy priorities
    • EU institutions formally adopt Climate Law
    • European Commission plans carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM) for imports of iron, steel, cement, fertilisers, aluminium and electricity
    • European Commission proceeds with infringement procedures against 18 Member States due to their failure to comply with EU waste law
    • Stakeholders comment on Commission plans for REACH and CLP
    • European Commission amends REACH Annexes to clarify them
    • European Commission is working on restriction roadmaps
    • ECHA publishes report on the operation of REACH and CLP
    • ECHA publishes evaluation report on recovered PVC containing cadmium
    • Assessment Group on Glyphosate submits draft renewal assessment report
    • EFSA consults on draft scientific criteria for grouping chemicals
    • The European Commission and the Committee of the Regions launch Zero Pollution Stakeholder Platform