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Revision of the Construction Products Regulation
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The European Steel Association (EUROFER) broadly welcomes the Commission’s proposal for a revised Construction Products Regulation (CPR) and supports the following elements in particular:
EUROFER has identified the following clarifications and improvements that should be addressed during the co-decision procedure:
The full text of the position paper on the revision of Construction Products Regulation 2022/0094 (COD) is available below.
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