What is EPR?

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is an environmental policy, that obligates the party first introducing a product subject to EPR requirements to a market of the respective country, to take responsibility for the entire lifecycle of said product. This includes the disposal and recycling of the product. The goal of EPR is to mitigate the environmental impacts of a product throughout its entire life cycle.

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What are the relevant EPR registration authorities in Germany?

These are the relevant registration authorities in Germany for the different product categories: Packaging The Packaging Register LUCID (Verpackungsregister LUCID) is the online platform of ...

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What is the legal basis for EPR regulations in France?

The legal basis for EPR regulations in France is the Code de l’environnement and the AGEC law.