As part of APPLiA’s social impact day, members of the Secretariat volunteered to take part in a clean-up of river Train, tributary of the Dyle, which flows through the Belgian provinces of Walloon Brabant, Flemish Brabant and Antwerp. 

What steps is Europe taking to truly establish a Circular Economy? Paolo Falcioni, APPLiA Director-General discussed the make or break factors of the key European Commission policy files which can contribute to the establishment of a circular culture at the Lighting Europe webinar. 

What does it mean to Empower Consumers for the green transition? What are the make or break factors of the Proposal? Candice Richaud, APPLiA Senior Policy Manager, Corporate, covered this and much more in the sixteenth episode of APPLiA’s digital interviews.

How can Europe build on the successful experience of the current Ecodesign Directive? APPLiA Policy Director for Environment, Korrina Hegarty discussed how the EU’s proposed Ecodesign for Sustainable Products Regulation can help establish sustainable products as the norm, at the European Forum for Manufacturing Event.

From 1-3 June, APPLiA both sponsored and participated at the 11th edition of the Energy Efficiency in Domestic Appliances and Lighting (EEDAL) Conference in Toulouse, France.

Home appliance manufacturers in Europe have showcased how the industry can work hand-in-hand with EU policy objectives to establish a ‘win-win’ scenario for all actors through a longstanding commitment to developing and implementing Ecodesign and Energy Labelling legislation.

In light of the European Commission’s recent publication of the new regulation on ‘Ecodesign for Sustainable Products’, APPLiA Director General, Paolo Falcioni, sat down with Kevin Bradley, Senior Advisor at Rue Pedersen Public Affairs to discuss the impact of the proposal on the industry, in a podcast interview. 

Published in 2020, the EU Taxonomy Regulation is a green classification system establishing criteria to determine the sustainability of economic activities. How is the home appliance sector involved?

In the context of the series of short digital interviews launched by APPLiA, the thirteenth episode features Mr Matteo Rambaldi, APPLiA’s Policy Director for Energy, on how product differentiation helps to drive energy efficiency.