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Governmental Decree No. 264 of 2004 (IX. 23.) concerning the collection of waste originating from electric and electronic equipments.

Country/Territory
Hungary
Document type
Regulation
Date
2004 (2011)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Authorization/permit Data collection/reporting Hazardous waste Offences/penalties Recycling/reuse Waste disposal Waste management Waste prevention
Geographical area
Eastern Europe, Europe, European Union Countries
Entry into force notes
The consolidated text of this Decree entered into force on 1 January 2012.
Abstract

This Decree must apply to: electric and electronic equipments listed in Annex 1, Part A; waste originating from them; the collection, taking back, utilization and neutralization of such waste. This Decree contains provisions regarding the obligations of the producer with regard to the taking-back, collection, utilization and neutralization and to the information of contumers. These duties can be transferred to coordinating organizations which activity must be authorized by and registered with th

Full text
Hungarian
Website
kereses.magyarorszag.hu

References - Legislation

Implements

Act No. LIII of 1995 on the General Rules of Environmental Protection.

Legislation | Hungary | 1995 (2015)

Keyword: Environmental planning, EIA, Institution, Access-to-information, Soil conservation/soil improvement, Special fund, Basic legislation, Offences/penalties, Waste management, Radiation, Noise pollution, Ecosystem preservation, Precautionary principle, Liability/compensation, Education, Research, Data collection/reporting, Enforcement/compliance, Pollution control, Polluter pays principle, Sustainable development, Sustainable use

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act No. XLIII of 2000 on waste management.

Legislation | Hungary | 2000 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste disposal, Effluent waste water/discharge, Classification/declassification, Environmental fees/charges, Hazardous substances, Access-to-information, Offences/penalties, Registration, Data collection/reporting, Transport/storage, International trade, Waste management, Waste domestic sources, Waste non-domestic sources, Hazardous waste, Liability/compensation, Recycling/reuse, Solid waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2006/66/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on batteries and accumulators and waste batteries and accumulators and repealing Directive 91/157/EEC.

Legislation | European Union | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Hazardous substances, Hazardous waste, Solid waste, Waste management, Waste disposal, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2003/108/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2002/96/EC on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Waste management, Solid waste, Waste prevention, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2002/96/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Solid waste, Hazardous substances, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Decree No. 271 of 2001 of the Government on the amount of waste management penalty and on the method of imposition and determination of the penalty.

Legislation | Hungary | 2001 (2011)

Keyword: Offences/penalties, Waste management, Polluter pays principle

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Decree No. 443 of 2012 (XII. 29.) Korm of the Government on waste management activities related to electric and electronic equipments.

Legislation | Hungary | 2012 | Repealed

Keyword: Data collection/reporting, Offences/penalties, Registration, Transport/storage, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX