24 November 2022
by Sarah Morgan

Statutory instrument published for packaging waste regulations

The UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) has published a Statutory Instrument (SI) in Parliament on reporting data for the upcoming Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) reforms for packaging.

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Companies affected by the new legislation will need to collect the correct packaging data from 1 January 2023 ready for 2024.

The Department has also issued new guidance on preparing for the forthcoming EPR. 

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