Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about EPR regulations in Europe.

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AGEC, France

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.

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Austria, Authorized Representative

Why do I need to appoint an authorized representative?

Several EU countries, such as Spain and Austria, have introduced legislation requiring companies that distribute their products to end-users and do not have their own registered office in the respective ...

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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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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 ...