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Mission & vision


EuRIC is the leading voice for a competitive European recycling industry, enabling the circular economy and preserving resources for future generations.


EuRIC is the leading voice of the European recycling industries. We strive to realise our Vision by:

  • Advocating for conditions that enable recycling and waste management sectors to be competitive, grow and re-invest;

  • Connecting the European recycling industries and other circular economy stakeholders;

  • Acting as a trusted partner between the European recycling value chain and policymakers;

  • Advancing the socio-economic, climate and environmental benefits of recycling;

  • Providing specific and cross-sectoral expertise on a broad range of materials including:

    • Metals (ferrous and non-ferrous)
    • Plastics
    • Paper
    • Textiles
    • Tyres
    • End-of-life vehicles (ELVs)
    • E-waste including batteries
    • Construction & Demolition waste