Capital Region, Denmark

The Capital Region of Denmark is committed to improve environmental, resource management and sustainability issues as outlined in its Regional Development Strategy and Agenda for Action for the SDGs. Objectives include recycling at least 80% of waste in 2035 and ensuring that secondary raw materials account for 20% of the region’s raw material consumption in 2030. The region seeks to accelerate the circular transition by facilitating and participating in broad partnerships focusing on interconnected activities such as advancing circular competencies, developing markets for secondary raw materials, circular public procurement and citizen empowerment.