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New EU due diligence rules limited to few large EU and foreign companies, draft reveals

By Giulia Bedini
  • 22 Feb 2022 11:21
  • 22 Feb 2022 11:21
Large EU and foreign companies will be obliged to conduct human rights and environmental due diligence across their supply chains or face fines and possible compensation claims, according to draft legislation to be unveiled by the European Commission tomorrow.

Ninety-nine percent of EU companies would be considered too small to bear

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