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Law on the Reduction of Consumption of Products Containing Plastic (2021)

Country/Territory
Latvia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2021
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
Latvijas Vēstnesis, 107A, 04.06.2021.
Subject
Environment gen.
Keyword
Internal trade Pollution control
Geographical area
Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, Northern Europe
Abstract

The purpose of this Law is to prevent and reduce the impact of certain single-use products containing plastic and fishing gear containing plastic on the environment, in particular the aquatic environment, and human health, and also to promote a transition towards a circular economy with innovative and sustainable business models, products, and materials, thus contributing to the effective functioning of the internal market.

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Website
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