Press release: Forest fibre could be the future of Europe’s textile industry

Press release: Forest fibre could be the future of Europe’s textile industry

As highlighted in the Communication ‘an EU strategy for sustainable textile’ released today by the European Commission, the textile industry is a resource-intensive sector. Textile consumption is the fourth highest pressure category in the EU in terms of use of...
Press release: Forest fibre could be the future of Europe’s textile industry

Press release: EU Commission Proposal for a Regulation on ecodesign underlines important principles of sustainability

Today, the European Commission presented its proposal for a Regulation on ecodesing for sustainable products. The Regulation provides an overarching framework to ensure sustainability considerations are properly accounted for, before a product is placed on the...
Thank you for joining Carbon Footprints for Paper and Board Products Online Webinar!

Thank you for joining Carbon Footprints for Paper and Board Products Online Webinar!

This week, Cepi was joined by The Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment (ACE) and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland to discuss the existing carbon footprint methods, their benefits and future.  The Cepinar can be rewatched here...
Event: Boosting the Sustainable Products’ Initiative (SPI) in the EU

Event: Boosting the Sustainable Products’ Initiative (SPI) in the EU

Wednesday 1 December 2021, 12:00 – 14:00 CET Hosted by MEP Maria Spyraki Co-Chair of the European Parliament Intergroup on ‘Climate Change, Biodiversity & Sustainable Development’ Final Agenda – Sustainable Products Initiative event Webinar Recording – Password:...
High level statement on intentionally added microplastics

High level statement on intentionally added microplastics

The Confederation of the European Paper Industries supports the aim of the Proposal to restrict “intentionally added microplastics”, but we are concerned that despite the improvements already made during the process, the proposal still contains several issues that...