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Lead markets for climate-neutral basic materials and products

European Union

How can we remove market entry barriers for new low-carbon and circular products, essential to achieving climate neutrality in industry? Our expert describes the push needed for supplying climate-neutral materials and products.


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Accelerating and fostering demand for final products made from climate-neutral and recycled basic materials is essential to kick-start industry transformation and reach our European climate-neutrality goals by 2050. Existing barriers must be lifted to unlock sufficient demand to enable a full-scale shift to climate-neutral production, supply chains and business models. Economic incentives for climate-neutral and high-quality recycling production need to be aligned across the full value chain.

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