Janez Potocnik – Forum for the Future of Agriculture, Brussels 2016   Adopted by the European Parliament on April 18th 2018 and approved by the European Council on May 21st, the Circular Economy Package has never been so close to becoming a law. How important is this package and what next on the political agenda? We asked the former European Commissioner for the Environment and initiator of the Circular Economy Package back in 2010, Janez PotoÄ�nik, these very questions.    Could you give us the genesis of the Circular economy package? “Back in 2010 ideas on the environment were split into two areas: one was climate change, the other was the rest of the environment. Although at first glance this split looked quite unnatural, operationally it...