National Sustainable Consumption and Production Strategies in the EU

  • Jozsef Szlezak
  • Almut Reichel
  • Hubert Reisinger
Schlagworte: National Sustainable, Consumption, Production Strategies


In the overall context of promoting sustainable development, sustainable consumption and production is an emerging field of targeted policy making at alllevels of governance, worldwide. In the European Union, governments have chosen different ways to implement this issue in the policy agenda.


Jozsef Szlezak
Jozsef Szlezak is project manager and leader of the Sustainable Consumption and Production Topic Area at the Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe (REC), Hungary.
Almut Reichel
Almut Reichel is project manager at the European Environment Agency, Sustainable Consumption and Production and Waste Group.
Hubert Reisinger
Dr. Hubert Reisinger is a senior expert at the Federal Environment Agency (Umweltbundesamt GmbH), Austria.
Szlezak, J., Reichel, A., & Reisinger, H. (2008). National Sustainable Consumption and Production Strategies in the EU. Ökologisches Wirtschaften - Fachzeitschrift, 23(3).