Date of Packaging Ordinance coming into effect2000
EKO-KOM is based on the Czech Packaging Act No. 477/2001 Coll. which took effect on January 1, 2002. Hereby, EC Packaging Directive 94/62/EC was transposed into the Czech national legislation on December 31, 2001. Packaging recovery system managed by EKO-KOM is based on authorized decision made by the Ministry of the Environment on 28th March 2002.http://www.ekokom.cz/en/clients/legal-regulations
Obligated packagingall packaging
Foundation of the PRO Europe Member Organization2002
Na Pankraci 17
Mrs. Ivana Pavelkova
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The EKO‑KOM System provides collection and recovery of packaging waste mainly through municipal schemes of separate collection.
EKO‑KOM co-finance costs of municipal separate collection of packaging waste from households and cooperate with waste management operators to ensure collection of packaging from industry and retail.
The EKO‑KOM company must achieve the level of recycling required by the State, in order that its clients be able to comply with their obligations related to take-back and recovery of packaging waste with the standard required by the law.