Law no. 31/2019 (hereinafter “Law") has been adopted, on the approval, with amendments and completions, of Emergency Ordinance no. 74/2018. The Law amends and clarifies a number of aspects on packaging and packaging waste management.
I. Law no. 211/2011 regarding the waste regime
Compared to the initial form adopted by the Government, the Law brings the following changes to the waste regime:
II. Law no. 249/2015 regarding packaging and packaging waste management
Compared to the original form adopted by the Government, the Law amends and supplements the management of packaging and packaging waste:
III. Government Emergency Ordinance no. 196/2005 regarding the Environmental Fund
Contribution to the circular economy will also be charged for building and demolition waste.
The Law for the approval of Emergency Ordinance no. 74/2018 brings some clarification and introduces new deadlines for the key issues that have undergone changes in packaging and packaging waste management.
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