The Ministry of Environment, Forests, and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has introduced a draft EPR notification on the 6th of October. This notification is a step further in regulating the management of plastic waste in India and bringing more clarity with respect to the implementation of Extended Producer Responsibility.

In this…

The Ministry of Environment, Forests, and Climate Change has introduced a draft EPR notification on the 6th of October. This notification is a step further in regulating the management of plastic waste in India and bringing more clarity with respect to the implementation of Extended Producer Responsibility.

In terms of…

In today’s article, we’d be sharing about the notifications for Importers as mentioned in the Draft Notification published by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on 6th October 2021.

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1. Coverage of EPR- This includes the categories and types of plastic packaging with examples that are eligible for…

The role of Producers and Brand Owners of Plastic Packaging is already discussed in our last two blogs. …

Our last article discussed the role of Producer as mentioned in the Draft Notification published by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on 6th October 2021. In today’s article, we’d be exploring notifications for Brand Owners of Plastic packaging.

1. Coverage of EPR- This includes the categories and…

Notifications for Producer of plastic packaging.

The Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change published a draft EPR notification for Plastic Waste Management on 6th October 2021. This draft is published with the purpose of bringing more clarity to the guidelines under EPR Regulation. …

A Strategy for waste reduction.

In our previous article, we discussed the importance of waste reduction to mitigate the adverse environmental and health impacts of wastes and achieve a sustainable solid waste management system. It outlined an approach towards avoiding the purchase of new products by following a decision-making tree and simple lifestyle changes. The…

Get a glimpse of brands taking the initiative to reduce their carbon footprints by opting for Eco-friendly packaging.

Our last blog gave an insight into sustainable packaging and how it will help in reducing the carbon footprint of the companies. This blog will give a glimpse of companies/brands that have introduced sustainable packaging for their products.

People are now becoming more health-conscious and the talk about healthy food…

Government notified amendments in the Plastic Waste Management Rules, in August and September 2021, get a glimpse of these changes in our blog.

The Ministry of Environment, Forest, and Climate Change (MoEFCC) notified the Plastic Waste Management (Amendment) Rules 2021 on 12th August this year. The rules were amended once again on 17th September 2021. Our blog will give you an overview of some of the changes made to the rules. The amendment…

Solid waste management (SWM) has become a critical issue for Indian cities due to the increasing amount of wastes, space constraints for waste disposal, and their adverse environmental and health impacts. Therefore, developing a sustainable solid waste management system is of utmost importance. In this pursuit, the action should be…

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