Plastics legislation

 

Plastics legislation

Amendment to the Tobacco and Smoking Products Decree in connection with standard packaging for cigars and electronic vaping products.
19/06/2024 - 8. The amendment to the Tobacco and Smoking Products Decree aims to supplement a legal basis on standard packaging for cigars and electronic vaping products in order to lay down further packaging...
Regulation of the Minister for Climate and the Environment on the amount of the deposit for certain types of packaging covered by the deposit and return system.
05/06/2024 - The draft regulation specifies the amount of the deposit: (1) disposable plastic bottles with a capacity of up to three litres, including their plastic caps and lids, excluding glass or...
Order on the information to consumers when marketing the pre-packaged products whose quantity has been changed
31/05/2024 - The Order regulates aspects relating to the direct and indirect protection of consumers against obvious market failures with repercussions for them. This Order lays down the...
The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging and Packaging Waste) Regulations 2024
02/05/2024 -  Notification of draft Regulations as a whole as they improve the current producer responsibility system for packaging in Northern Ireland. The main focus is the implementation of Article...
The Deposit Scheme for Drinks Containers (England and Northern Ireland) Regulations 2024
26/04/2024 - Directive (EC) N° 94/62 on packaging and packaging waste A Deposit Return Scheme for drink containers (DRS) introduces a deposit on single-use drinks containers, which is refunded upon...
Royal Order amending the Royal Order of 4 February 2024 on the quality of water intended for human consumption which is packaged or used in food establishments for the manufacture of foodstuffs
11/04/2024 - 8. This draft Royal Order supplements the aforementioned Royal Order of 24/02/2024 with the addition of two national standards, namely the introduction of a target value of 4 ng/l for...
Requirements and procedures for the collection, return to the producer and recovery or disposal of waste from fishing gear and its components containing plastic, as well as collection rates and deadlines for achieving collection rates
03/04/2024 - he purpose of the draft Regulation is to bring Estonian national law into conformity with Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council on the reduction of the impact of...
Proposed law to prohibit single-use electronic vaping devices
26/03/2024 - 8. The proposed law prohibits the manufacture, marketing, distribution or supply of single-use electronic vaping devices free of charge. More specifically, the proposed law...
Royal Decree on single-use plastic bags and labels on reusable bottles
26/03/2024 - This draft Royal Decree aims to prevent and reduce the environmental impact of certain single-use products and to promote reusable products and the transition towards a circular economy.
Draft Law amending Articles 2, 6, 7, 7-1, 7-2, 10 and 11-2 of Law No IX-517 on the management of packaging and packaging waste and supplementing the Law with Article 10-1 and amending Law No VIII-787 on the waste management of the Republic of Lithuania
05/03/2024 - The draft Law amending Articles 2, 6, 7, 7-1, 7-2, 10 and 11-2 of Law No IX-517 on the management of packaging and packaging waste and supplementing the Law with Article 10-1 and amending Law No...
Draft Law amending Article 2 of Law No IX-517 on the management of packaging and packaging waste and adding Article 8(3) to the Law
26/02/2024 - Keywords: single-use plastic products, reusable packaging The draft Law amending Article 2 of Law No IX-517 on the management of packaging and packaging waste and supplementing the Law with...
German Pharmacopoeia 2024 – DAB 2024
15/01/2024 - The German Pharmacopoeia 2023 (DAB 2023, notification number 2023/0054/D) as currently worded is to be amended, and the new version implemented as the German Pharmacopoeia 2024. The publication...
Order on extended producer responsibility for fishing gear containing plastic
12/01/2024 - The draft provides for an obligation for producers who place fishing gear containing plastic on the market to register themselves or their representative in a producer register, including...
Draft Order on informing consumers about the price of products that have undergone a downward change in quantity at unchanged or rising purchase prices
04/01/2024 - This Order lays down a specific obligation to inform consumers about the prices of prepackaged consumer goods of constant nominal quantity that have undergone a downward change in weight or...