Report: EU Sustainable Consumption and Production Action Plan

Global challenges to sustainability – especially climate change and crises in energy, food and water supply – mean that European lifestyles must change. Governments have agreed to develop action plans for sustainable consumption and production (SCP) but their environmental, energy and food strategies are based mainly on finding new supplies rather than reducing consumption. The European Commission has proposed a Sustainable Consumption and Production Action Plan (SCPAP) for the EU in a communication to the European Council and Parliament.

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