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Erika Mink, Environment Manager with Tetra Pak Europe, on sustainable consumption and incentives: “What’s most important is to agree on how environemental performance of products is measured and how it’s communicated to what’s the marketplace.” [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/sqbVfAgaC80″ width=”320″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Jim Murray, former Secretary-General with BEUC, the European Consumers’ organisation, and Procter&Gamble President for Western Europe Gianni Ciserani comment on sustainable consumption. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/eNSiRSxQFL0″ width=”320″ height=”240″ wmode=”transparent” /] [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/xc1pkiu3mio” width=”320″ height=”240″ wmode=”transparent” /]

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Reducing the environmental impact of consumer products – from the provision of raw materials over the production phase to consumption and disposal – is a challenge the Commission sought to address in its 2003 Integrated Product Policy (IPP) proposal. This European Business Summit workshop will discuss how Sustainable Consumption in the EU can be brought… » read more

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