Compliance requirements in Greece

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WEEE Regulations

Batteries Regulations

Packaging Regulations

WEEE requirements

Registration timescale

31 December 2005

Registration agency

The Ministry of Environment

Regulations in Greek

Batteries requirements

Registration timescale

10 April 2011

Registration Agency

EOAN, the Hellenic Recycling (formerly EOEDSAP)

Registration, collection and recycling obligations for batteries producers

Producers of portable batteries

Producers can join a collective scheme and transfer legal responsibility to the scheme. Individual compliance permitted although is a financially unattractive option.

Producers of industrial batteries

Producers can join a collective scheme and transfer legal responsibility to the scheme. Individual compliance is permitted although producers must also submit a waste plan to EOAN.

Battery Regulations in Greek

Packaging requirements

Obligated parties must register and submit data based on the amount of packaging handled to EOAN.

The deadline for meeting recycling targets in Greece is delayed until 31 December 2011 in accordance with the amendment to the revised Directive, 2005/20/EC

Thresholds

The Packaging Regulations in Greece apply to all businesses which handle packaging. There are no thresholds for companies who only handle small quantities of packaging.

Packaging Regulations in English

Packaging Regulations in Greek

Meeting the requirements

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