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Greece consults on changes to Waste Law

The Greek Ministry for Environment and Energy has launched an online consultation on amendments to Waste Management Law 4042/2012. Changes include the requirement for companies to report to the SCIP database as well as establish minimum requirements for EPR schemes.
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The law would transpose EU Directive 2018/851 of 30 May 2018 amending Directive 2008/98/EC on waste and EU Directive 2018/852 of 30 May 2018 amending Directive 94/62/EC on packaging and packaging waste  into Greek legislation. The law implements a range measures to protect the environment and human health and enable the transition to a circular economy.

The consultation will run until 04 December 2020.

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