Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR): solutions from Cascades

Changes in consumption habits and in what companies are offering to meet these changing needs come with a set of challenges. One such challenge is the rise in the amount of packaging waste produced, which has traditionally been managed by municipalities through contracts for collection and sorting. Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) aims to shift the responsibility for a product’s end-of-life from citizens to producers, thereby holding producers accountable for the packaging they put on the market.

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