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The European Commission has commissioned an Ecodesign preparatory study for product specific measures on scarce, environmentally relevant and critical raw materials and on recycled content.


The study is carried out by VITO, Viegand Maagøe, VHK and Fraunhofer ISI for the European Commission, DG GROW. 

This website is the main information exchange platform between the study team and the Commission on one side and the stakeholders on the other side. All public documents prepared as part of the study will be made available through this website. Please register here for receiving updates and invitations for stakeholder meetings.


The information and views set out in this study are those of the consultants and do not necessarily reflect the official opinion of the European Commission. Please read the Disclaimer and Copyright information for this website.

What's new

10/11/2023: Minutes of the 1st online stakeholder meeting are available for download.

19/10/2023: Slides from the 1st online stakeholder meeting are available for download. Written comments and inputs can be submitted to the study team at the latest on 24/11/2023; send to

29/09/2023: Registration for first online stakeholder meeting is open.

08/2023: Launch of the study. 

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