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Cleaning up the sea, committing to EPR and harnessing the sun 
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Landbell Group Compass – News & Insights on Environmental and Chemical Compliance
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JUly 2021
 
Do you like polluted beaches?
We don’t either!

Together with nine other partners, Landbell Group will support the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, and Nuclear Safety of Germany (BMU) in preventing marine litter in North Africa.


The project will specifically target four countries on the Mediterranean Sea: Morocco, Algeria, Egypt and Tunisia. 


 
Contents
 
+ News from Landbell Group
+ compliance updates
+ circular economy
+ behind the scenes
+ Events
 
News from Landbell Group
 
Why did we endorse the Ellen MacArthur Foundation statement on EPR?
"I am convinced that the transition towards a circular economy is achieved best when applying the principle of extended producer responsibility (EPR)."

With these words, CEO Jan Patrick Schulz explained why Landbell Group is among the endorsers of the statement on EPR, which was initiated by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation.
You can trust us… now it’s official!
Europe's leading provider of e-commerce protection awards certificate to EASy-Shop.
 
Following a successful audit, Landbell Group’s EASy-Shop now carries the buyer protection trustmark of Trusted Shops.
 
compliance updates
 
Focus on… Georgia
Game-changing news for companies selling electronic goods in Georgia.

Georgia has recently changed the law concerning producers and distributors of electrical and electronic equipment.
Environmental compliance…
the latest developments
What are the latest developments concerning environmental legislation globally? We’ve picked out some highlights for you:
  • Slovenia leads the Council’s positioning on the Battery Regulation
  • Results of stakeholder workshops on revision of EU Packaging Directive
Chemical compliance…
what’s happening?
What’s happening with regard to chemical regulations internationally? Here are some updates we've prepared for you:
  • Big changes are coming: customers already concerned about REACH and CLP
 
Circular Economy
 
Circular economy...
worldwide changes
What changes worldwide could have the biggest impact on the circular economy? Read our selection for you here:
  • European plastics industry to invest €7.2 billion in chemical recycling
 
Behind the scenes
 
Kettles reach boiling point during Irish lockdown
On 31st May 2021, Landbell Group company ERP Ireland released figures highlighting an increase in electronic waste and battery recycling during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sun coming out – but be prepared for the rain
The outlook for the photovoltaic (PV) industry looks sunny again, but companies should not forget their future recycling obligations.
 
events
 
14
July
Freiburg
Cradle to Cradle Congress 2021
 
14 - 16
JULY
online
Symposium on Circular Economy and Sustainability
 
21 - 23
July
Online
The Smarter E Industry Days: the Digital Event