Towards the “greenest” Batteries in the world?
Gauthier van Thuyne
Margherita Bruti Liberati
Legal Research Assistant
Senior Policy Advisor
22 January 2021
New mandatory requirements on sustainability, safety and labelling are on their way for batteries manufacturers and other operators throughout the supply chain.
In line with the EU Circular Economy Action Plan, the New Industrial Strategy for Europe and the Sustainable and Smart Mobility Strategy, the initiative aims to minimise batteries’ harmful effects on the environment and will thus support the clean energy transition.