Published on February 12, 2019
|Abbreviations and acronyms|
|An overview of global material resource use to 2060|
The economic drivers of materials use3 chapters available
Materials use to 20603 chapters available
The environmental consequences of materials use1 chapter available
WEBINAR VIDEO RECORDING: materials use to 2060
The world’s consumption of raw materials is set to nearly double by 2060 as the global economy expands and living standards rise, placing twice the pressure on the environment than we are seeing today.
» What economic mechanisms drive material use and how will this affect the environment?
On 18 February 2019, our team of experts of the OECD Environment Directorate debated on the projections for materials use to 2060.
EVENT: World circular economy forum
PRESS RELEASE AND DATA VISUALISATION
INFOGRAPHICS: GROWTH of materials use and gdp, 2011-2060
related POLICY HIGHLIGHTS
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