November/December 2017

EU PLASTICS STRATEGY DELAYED

The latest draft College of Commissioners agenda indicates that the Plastics Strategy publication date should be 16 January 2018. There are multiple reasons for the delay, one of which is the CEP negotiations lagging behind. The upcoming strategy makes references to...

Introduction by the Managing Director

Another year under the sign of the Circular Economy Package and especially the Waste Legislative Proposals is near its end! Two years after their publication, in the early hours of 18 December, the Estonian Presidency reached a provisional agreement with representatives of the European Parliament on all four legislative proposals of the waste package.

HERRCO (GREECE) DOUBLE DISTINCTION FOR HERRCO AT THE WASTE & RECYCLING AWARDS 201

The Hellenic Recycling Recovery Coorporation (Herrco) has received significant distinctions at this year's Waste and Recycling Awards, for the important results in organising packaging waste recycling in Greece and for the actions that were taken by the company to...

ECO-ROM AMBALAJE (ROMANIA) FACILITATES BEST PRACTICES EXCHANGES

The Romanian central environment authorities are on the final phase to approving the National Waste Management Plan as part of the obligation according to the Waste Framework Directive and as part of EU institutions report completing this measure The document analyzes...