Up to 80% of the environmental impacts are determined during the product design stage. Additionally, raw materials, most of which are imported and subject to important price and supply fluctuations, account for more than 50% of product manufacturing costs. The European Commission has developed market, knowledge and legislative instruments to be deployed EU wide, nationally and locally to address this risks and challenges.
This event, co-organised by the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre – EREK, seeks to answer questions such as: Are you aware of the current market and policy trends on circular economy, resource efficiency, and product policy? Do you know what your competitors are doing? Do you know the implications of these challenges and risks for your company
The objectives of the event are to:
The workshop will be co-hosted by Ihobe and supported by Club de Excelencia en Sostenibilidad and Spanish Ministry of Ecological Transition (Ministerio para la Transicion Ecologica).
The event has been designated as an EU Industry Day.
The workshop can be followed via web streaming:
14 Feb 2019 @ 09:30 am
14 Feb 2019 @ 05:00 pm
Duration: 7 hours, 30 minutes
Iberdrola - Salon de Actos
1 Calle Tomás Redondo