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Order No. 1455 on certain requirements for packaging.

Country/Territory
Denmark
Document type
Regulation
Date
2015
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Environment gen., Food & nutrition
Keyword
Internal trade Environmental standards Hazardous substances Processing/handling Recycling/reuse Packaging/labelling
Geographical area
Europe, EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA, European Union Countries, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Entry into force notes
31 December 2015.
Abstract

This Order sets requirements for food packaging production, composition, recycling and recovery levels for packagings' heavy metal content, documentation and testing of packaging, and labeling and identification of packaging. The Ortder includes guidelines for management of waste from plastic crates and plastic pallets having a heavy metal content of 100 ppm by weight.

Full text
Danish
Website
www.retsinformation.dk

References - Legislation

Implements

European Parliament and Council Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste.

Legislation | 1994

Keyword: Waste prevention, Recycling/reuse, Solid waste, Access-to-information, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Environment Protection Act (No. 1189 of 2016).

Legislation | Denmark | 2006

Keyword: Pollution control, Protection of habitats, Environmental standards, Ecofriendly products/ecofriendly processes, Data collection/reporting, Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings, Hygiene/sanitary procedures, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Act on Chemical Substances and Products (No. 849 of 2014).

Legislation | Denmark | 2010

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Pollution control, Waste disposal, Pesticides, Cleaning agents/detergents, Environmental standards, Basic legislation

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

Order No. 1049 on certain requirements for packaging.

Legislation | Denmark | 2011

Keyword: Internal trade, Environmental standards, Hazardous substances, Processing/handling, Recycling/reuse

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

Order No. 766 on certain requirements for packaging.

Legislation | Denmark | 2020

Keyword: Internal trade, Environmental standards, Processing/handling, Recycling/reuse, Classification/declassification, Tax/levy, Offences/penalties, Packaging/labelling, Waste management, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX