Deal on Common charger: press conference today at 12.30 CEST  

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Lead EP negotiator Alex Agius Saliba (S&D, MT) and Commissioner Thierry Breton will brief journalists immediately after the negotiations conclude.

When: Tuesday, June 7 2022, 12.30 CEST

Where: European Parliament in Strasbourg, Daphne Caruana Galizia press conference room (WEISS N -1/201)

How: Accredited media representatives can attend the press conference physically. Journalists wishing to ask questions remotely need to connect via Interactio.

The press conference will also be web streamed live and recorded on the Parliament’s Multimedia Centre.


Today, Parliament and Council negotiators reached a provisional political agreement on the amended Radio Equipment Directive, establishing a single charging solution for certain electronic devices, like mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras. This marks an important step towards reducing electronic waste in the EU and making consumers’ lives easier.

The press release on the outcome of the trilogue will be available here.