A voluntary initiative between industry and the Department of the Environment designed to meet producer responsibility obligations under the EU directive on packaging and packaging waste (94/62/EC) and the subsequent Waste Management (Packaging) Regulations 1997.
The national compliance scheme for Ireland highlighting the legal obligations imposed by the WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC.
In Ireland, the Environmental Protection Agency protects the environment through its licensing, enforcement and monitoring activities.
Department of the Environmenthttp://www.environ.ie
The Department of the Environment is responsible for all issues relating to the environment, heritage and local government.