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EU Green Week 2021: zero pollution ambition

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The next EU Green Week will be dedicated to EU's zero pollution ambition. Become an event partner until the 15th of April! Pollution is the underlying root cause of many health and environmental issues.


According to the World Health Organization, it kills about 7 million people worldwide every year, making it a far worse health issue than a pandemic.


On top of it, pollution causes the depletion of biodiversity and affects entire ecosystems. Unsurprisingly, the EU’s zero pollution ambition is put under the spotlight under this year’s Green Week.


Every year, the EU Green Week brings together stakeholders, policymaker, environmentalists and other interested groups from every part of Europe to discuss challenges affecting our environment.


As part of the Green Deal, the Commission has developed


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