Packaging Waste: In-depth

Monday, November 27, 2023

The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007 apply to businesses that handle more than 50 tonnes of packaging each year and have a turnover of over £2 million. The regulations enable the UK to achieve national targets for packaging recycling and recovery, set by the EU Packaging Directive 94/62/EC.

Packaging Waste: Quick Facts

Monday, November 27, 2023

The UK Government has placed a responsibility to recover and recycle onto producers of packaging waste (termed producer responsibility obligations). Definition of Producer

Biodiversity: Quick Facts

Monday, November 27, 2023

The term “biodiversity” describes the variety of life on Earth and the genetic variation within species.

Marine Pollution: Quick Facts

Monday, November 27, 2023

There is a substantial body of international and national law on marine pollution, particularly with respect to oil pollution and dumping of wastes. Legislation