Curated Session: Resource Management & Waste Diversion
View of International Adoption of Extended Producer Responsibility (1 CEU)
Monday, September 25, 2017
15:30 – 16:30
Moderator: Joachim Quoden, ISWA Working Group on Governance and Legal Issues
In this session people will learn how various continents and/or countries have implemented Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) in their jurisdiction, starting with a general overview of the recently updated Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) guidelines on EPR, to the situation in North and South America to country updates from Chile and Israel. The session will finalize with the introduction of the brand new ISWA project on EPR, which shall compile a kind of global inventory for EPR.