Legislation

6th December 2016

SSI 2016/406.

The Financial Assistance for Environmental Purposes (Scotland) Order 2016. Comes into force 1st of February 2017. Amends section 153(1) of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.

2nd December 2016

SI 2016/1165

The Detergents (Amendment) Regulations 2016. Comes into force 1st January 2017. These Regulations amend the Detergents Regulations 2010 (SI 2010/740) to reflect the changes made by EU Regulation (EU) No 259/2012 as regards the use of phosphates and other phosphorus compounds in consumer laundry detergents and consumer automatic dishwasher detergents.

28th November 2016

SI 2016/1146

The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2016. Comes into force 20th December.  Schedule 2 to the Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) Regulations 2007 (recovery and recycling obligations) (SI 2007/871) is amended. The Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/2890) are revoked.