The European Green Deal is taking shape. During her first speech as the new Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen reaffirmed her determination to implement the European Green Deal, achieving net-zero greenhouse gas emissions on the continent by 2050.
The European Commission released on their website a page giving key insights into understanding the European Green Deal. It will cover many policies areas, from energy to biodiversity. Among them, ‘eliminating pollution’ addresses the use of chemicals in Europe. In this regard, the EU Commission plans to discuss a new strategy: the aim will be to implement new innovative solutions without dangerous chemicals in order to reach a toxic-free environment.
You can read more about it here.