The Essential Textile Timeline and how to adapt for it – 2022-2024

“Fast fashion is out of fashion”: this is the claim with which the European Commission published, on 30 March, the EU Strategy for Sustainable and Circular Textiles. The main target is to ensure that the manufacturers will produce eco-friendly and hard-wearing clothes. On the other hand, consumers will be more aware on how to reuse, […]

New EU Strategy for Sustainable and Circular Textile, what you need to know.

“Fast fashion is out of fashion” This is the claim with which the European Commission published, on 30 March, the EU Strategy for Sustainable and Circular Textiles.  The main target is to ensure that the manufacturers will produce eco-friendly and hard-wearing clothes. On the other hand, consumers will be more aware on how to reuse, […]

Empress Theophano Prize, the awarding of Dr Uğur Şahin and Dr Özlem Türeci

The 2nd Empress Theophano Prize will be awarded on 13th October to the couple which developed the first covid-vaccine, dr. Uğur Şahin and dr. Özlem Türeci. The Prize was awarded by a European jury chaired by Herman Count Van Rompuy, the former President of the European Council. The President of Greece, Ms. Sakerallopoulou, will attend […]

Eduardo Mulas’ participation in the Congrès Biocides

Eduardo Mulas, partner at EPPA, will participate in the Congrès Biocides in Lyon, which this year will focus on Biocides regulation in practice. On Tuesday 6 October, Eduardo will give a presentation on SA dossiers: the importance of exchanges between stakeholders in the process, possible impacts on biocidal products and other sectors. In the context […]

Daniel Guéguen’s article in “CountrySide”

Daniel Guéguen’s article was published in CountrySide (n°193), the magazine of European Landowers Organisation, a leading association representing rural entrepreneurs.“Precautionary principle vs. Innovation principle”. His message in the article is clear: If we refuse to balance the precautionary principle with the principle of innovation, the European Union is condemning itself to decline. Download the article […]

Christoph Katz’s participation in the International Akademie Fresenius Conference on Microplastics

Christoph Katz, Senior Advisor at EPPA and Non-Executive Board Member, will participate in the 2nd International Akademie Fresenius Conference focussing this year on “Microplastics”: Regulatory Update, Identification and Risk Assessment, held on 9 & 10 September 2021. On Thursday 9 September 2021, starting at 15.45 CEST, Christoph will give a presentation on Intentionally Added Microplastics: […]

Vicky Marissen’s article in “Spanish Financial Forum”

Vicky Marissen, Partner at EPPA, had the privilege to reflect in the second edition of the Spanish Financial Forum magazine of the Cámara Oficial de Comercio de España en Bélgica y Luxemburgo on taxonomy and how a financial tool becomes the backbone of the EU Green Deal.   “Taxonomy: how a financial market tool becomes […]