EU ecodesign directive

Resource efficiency criteria must be market-compatible and free of contradictions!

In its December 2015 action plan on the circular economy (2015/614/EC), the European Commission stipulated that the resource efficiency criteria should be taken more strongly into consideration than hitherto in the further implementation of ecodesign directive 2009/125/EC. This criteria must be marketcompatible and free of contradictions. Due to the industry, several conditions must be met to ensure this.