nova-Session: Policies for Chemicals and Plastics in a Net-Zero Economy

5 June 2023, 13:00 – 17:00 h (CET) (online)
Host: Lara Dammer (nova-Institute)

Are you ready to join the conversation on Europe’s clean future? The EU has recently introduced a series of key policies aimed at achieving net-zero emissions by 2050, which will have a significant impact on the way companies operate. To help you understand these policies and their implications specifically for chemicals and plastics, nova-Institute is hosting an online workshop on “Policies for Chemicals and Plastics in a Net-Zero Economy”.

You will have the chance to hear experts discuss a variety of recent policy initiatives, their impacts, advantages and disadvantages for the renewable plastics sector, with a focus on bio-based materials, recycling and carbon capture and utilisation. The latest developments in the US will be touched upon as well as the EU’s reaction.


Packaging and Packaging Waste Regulation
Policy Framework on Biobased Plastics and Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics
Ecodesign for Sustainable Products Regulation
EU Taxonomy
Transition Pathway for the Chemical Industry
US Inflation Reduction Act
EU Net-Zero Industry Act

This nova Session will provide you with policy insights and updates on the most current and relevant EU policies for the chemicals and materials sector. The session will be split between presentations by nova and external experts and ample time for discussion among participants.

Do not miss this opportunity to engage directly with experts from the industry, academia and policy. Join us for an informative and engaging nova Session on “Policies for Chemicals and Plastics in a Net-Zero Economy”. Register now to secure your spot!