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Circular economy: saving resources, creating jobs

This video explains the thinking behind the circular economy. It features two areas that illustrate the idea in action: reusing and recycling (filmed in UK and Belgium) mobile phones and clothing (filmed in Netherlands and Italy).

Environment | Runtime: 10'40"
06-19-2014 | 11:11 | 34 Hits
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Invasive alien species (IAS) cost the EU an estimated EUR 12 billion per year, prompting the European Commission to push for an EU-wide approach to tackle the issue. The phenomenon, which occurs when plants and animals are deliberately or unintentionally introduced by human action to a new environment where they establish, reproduce and proliferate, is causing serious problems for biodiversity. The dedicated legal instrument aims to tackle the problem through a new harmonised system and a shift from “cure” to “prevention”.


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