Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about EPR regulations in Europe.

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Austria, VerpackVO

What is the legal basis for EPR regulations in Austria?

The legal basis for EPR regulations in Austria is the Waste Management Act (Abfallwirtschaftsgesetz – AWG) which was updated with an amendment in the year 2021, as well as the ...

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Austria, Authorized Representative

What is an authorized representative?

An authorized representative is a natural or legal person who assumes the EPR obligations in Austria for, among others, a company that does not have a registered office in Austria ...

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France, Marketplaces

Why is it important to be EPR compliant in France?

In many countries, producers of products subject to EPR requirements will be prosecuted with fines, if they are not able to prove their EPR compliance. In many countries, Electronic Marketplaces ...

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Austria, Marketplaces

Why is it important to be EPR compliant in Austria?

In many countries, producers of products subject to EPR requirements will be prosecuted with fines, if they are not able to prove their EPR compliance. In many countries, Electronic Marketplaces ...

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Fines, Germany

Why is it important to be EPR compliant in Germany?

In many countries, producers of products subject to EPR requirements will be prosecuted with fines, if they are not able to prove their EPR compliance. In many countries, Electronic Marketplaces ...

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PRO, Producer Responsibility Organisation

What is a Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO)?

A Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO) is a professional organisation that takes over the responsibilities of an obligated party subject to Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR). The PRO manages the collection and ...