Recycling Laws International
European Commission Publishes Proposals for Producing More Sustainable Products
One proposal calls for an EU Ecodesign for Sustainable Products Regulation.
Circular Economy Bill Introduced in Irish Parliament
The bill would restrict single-use plastics, help prevent food waste, include reuse and repair targets for products and materials in waste management plans and more.
Swiss Federal Council Launches Food Waste Reduction Action Plan
The plan featuring at least 14 measures will continue through 2030.
Dutch State Secretary of Environment Outlines Single-Use Plastics Reduction Regulation in Letter to House of Representatives
The regulation requires a transition from some disposable plastic packaging and products and makes producers of some items responsible for litter cleanup costs.
Waste-to-Energy Bill Introduced in Brazilian Camara dos Deputados
A proposed program could include energy-recovery incineration and biogas production.
Scottish Circular Economy Minister Forms another Advisory Group to Help Craft Mandatory Charge for Disposable Beverage Cups
An earlier advisory group indicated a 20-25 pence per cup charge might be appropriate.
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