The Committee of the European Business Association was founded on 25 February 2020 to deal with industrial ecology and sustainable development. The Group of Companies “NOVAAGRO” has been a member of the European Business Association and a member of the Logistics Committee for 5 years. And now it is a part of this newly established Committee of Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Development.
The committee is founded to provide cooperation between industrial companies of various fields and representatives of the authorities, where solutions for a harmonious development in the field of industrial ecology and sustainable development will be worked out. The committee includes companies of agrarian, metallurgical, energy and cement industries of Ukraine.
Thus, during the work, the meeting participants outlined the Committee’s primary aims:
— Reduction of industrial pollution by enterprises as a part of Ukraine’s international obligations fulfillment.
- Reduction of industrial waste.
- Reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from the industrial sector, including CO2.
- Stimulation of industrial waste utilization and introduction of circular economy principles in Ukraine.