Which products are subject to EPR requirements?

There are different regulations in each country.

The following list contains an overview of the main categories of products in the scope of EPR obligations regardless of specific country regulations. New categories can always be added in different countries. Therefore the following list is not complete.

  • Packaging
  • Non packaging product (plastics, glass, paper, cardboard)
  • Electric and Electronic Equipment (EEE)
  • Batteries
  • Furniture
  • Tires
  • Paper
  • Textile
  • Chemicals
  • Medical Piercing Equipment for Auto-treatment
  • Mattresses

More answers for you

FAQ feature Disposal of packaging DE

EPR Germany

What are collection points for the disposal of packaging that are comparable with the end consumer?

There are so-called sources of waste that are treated in the same way as private final consumers. An exemplary list can be found here. This ...

FAQ feature PRO

EPR international

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 ...