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Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2016 (S.I. No. 241 of 2016).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Document type
Regulation
Date
2016
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Waste non-domestic sources Waste prevention Packaging/labelling Recycling/reuse Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Environmental planning Registration Waste management Policy/planning
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007 and the Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007 so as to impose (in relation to Great Britain and in relation to Northern Ireland) on producers and schemes the obligation to recover and recycle packaging waste in order to attain the recovery and recycling targets set out in Article 6(1) of Council Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste. Competent authorities for the approval of a scheme are appointed for England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland and conditions of approval of a scheme are defined. Other provisions concern registration of Schemes.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Amends

Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 871 of 2007).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2007

Keyword: Waste non-domestic sources, Waste prevention, Packaging/labelling, Recycling/reuse, Registration, Certification, Waste management

Source: FAO, FAOLEX