Infinite symbol with creative ideas done in 3dOur European Public Policy team is pleased to share with you the first edition of our monthly newsletter, Sustainability Outlook – European Union which looks at key developments in EU sustainability law and policy from June 2021.

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