|Author (Corporate)||European Environment Agency (EEA)|
|Publisher||Publications Office of the European Union|
|Series Title||EEA Reports|
|Series Details||Number 18/2020|
|Publication Date||January 2021|
Plastics play an essential role in modern society, but also lead to significant impacts on the environment and climate. Reducing such impacts while retaining the usefulness of plastics requires a shift towards a more circular and sustainable plastics system. This report tells the story of plastics, and their effect on the environment and climate, and looks at their place in a European circular economy.
|Subject Tags||Plastics, Sustainable Development|
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|