Ref. Ares(2020)2956355 - 08/06/2020
Ref. Ares(2020)4264192 - 14/08/2020
04-06-2020 Call with the German Chemical Association
(VERBAND DER CHEMISCHEN INDUSTRIE e.V. – VCI)
European Green Deal and the recovery
The call with the German Chemical Association facilitated an exchange about the EU proposal on
NextGenerationEU and the role of the European Green Deal therein. The Commission informed
about the recent proposals with regards to the recovery and the sustainable finance agenda.
Moreover, the German Chemical Association asked questions about possible new own resources (i.e.
single use plastic levy, carbon border adjustment mechanism).