The EPR Club held a lunch debate on EPR for the textile sector in Europe online.
Eunomia Research & Consulting Ltd (Eunomia) has been commissioned to undertake a study to support the preparation of the Commission’s guidance on the implementation of the general minimum requirements for extended producer responsibility schemes set out in Article 8a of the Waste Framework Directive.
Around a quarter of the world’s furniture is manufactured within the European Union – representing a €84 billion market that equates to an EU28 consumption of ~10.5 million
tonnes of furniture per annum while employing approximately 1 million European workers and consisting of, predominantly, SMEs
The collection of portable primary and rechargeable batteries in Europe is mandated by Directive 2006/66/EC which requires Member States to achieve a collection rate of 25% in 2012 and 45% in 2016.