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Spanish Strategy for Circular Economy (España Circular 2030)

legislation type Executive
Passed in 2020
This document promotes a production and consumption model "in which the value of products, materials and resources are maintained within the economy for as long as possible, with minimal waste and reusing as much as possible the waste that cannot be avoided". The strategy notably calls for decarbonisation and for at the release of dedicated triennial action plans. A Circular Economy Action Plan 2021-2023 is currently under preparation. 


  • Reduce GHG emissions to lower than 10 million tons of CO2 (and equivalent)
    Economy-wide | Target year: 2030
  • Improving water use efficiency by 10% by 2030
    Water | Target year: 2030
  • increase by 10% reuse of municipal waste by 2030
    Waste | Target year: 2030
  • Reduce food waste: by 50% at the household level and by 20% in production and supply chains
    Waste | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2020
  • Reduce waste production by 15% by 2030, compared to baseline year of 2010
    Waste | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2010
  • Reduce national material consumption by 30% relative to GDP by 2030, with 2010 as a baseline year
    Residential & Commercial | Target year: 2030 | Base year: 2010
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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