Ordinance no. 31 amending the Government Emergency Ordinance no. 196/2005 regarding the Environmental Fund was been published.
The most important changes refer to the contributions with respect to packages and oils.
Thus, clarifications are brought with respect to the operators responsible for packaging introduced onto the national market in order to include operators which rent packaging, in any form under a professional title. The packaging waste management objectives remain at the level set for 2012.
The application of the tax and the reporting obligations regarding oils will be changed as of 1st of January 2014, as follows:
[Source: Official Gazette of Romania no. 553/30 August 2013.]