Waste Consultation (Wales)

On the 19th December 2019, the Welsh Government issued a consultation document “Beyond Recycling” to put in place a strategy to make the circular economy a reality in Wales. Consultation responses deadline is 3rd April 2020.

The consultation document is here.

This strategy proposes –

(1) extended producer responsibility for packaging

(2) deposit return scheme for drinks containers

(3) bans or restrictions to phase-out single use plastics

(4) full responsibility for waste in Wales