Important changes to European environmental certification now recognise the contribution an infinitely recyclable material like copper can make to the circular economy, and will help specifiers to select the most sustainable materials.
In the new EU legislative mandate, industry and policymakers need to work together to ensure innovative solutions can be implemented to reach a more circular economy, writes Fleming Voetmann.
We reflect on this year’s Wire & Cable conference, considering contributions by ECI and our members, and key takeaways for the copper industry.
Ahead of this week’s EU Chemicals Policy 2030 Conference themed around “building on the past, moving to the future,” it’s the perfect moment to take stock of recent developments in the EU chemicals policy and reflect on how a future chemicals framework should look.
This EU Green Week, we look at best practices in implementing solutions for environmental challenges.
Global stakeholders gathered in Antwerp this month for the World Resources Forum, themed around ‘closing loops’. To achieve a more circular economy, industry and the EU need to work even closer to address the challenges, and having the right data underpins these efforts.
Global stakeholders gathered in Antwerp last week for the World Resources Forum. A joint European Copper Institute and International Copper Association session looked at Copper and the Circular Economy: Challenges, Opportunities and Solutions. From this deep-dive, we pulled out five key take-aways.
Bernard Respaut, our CEO, reflects on COP24 and considers its implications for the future of the copper industry.