Consultation: Draft Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products and Oxo-degradable Plastic Products) (Scotland) Regulations 2021

23 March 2021

Article: 55/1207

The Scottish Government are seeking views and comments from stakeholders and the general public on the draft Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products and Oxo-degradable Plastic Products) (Scotland) Regulations.

These regulations propose introducing market restrictions for problematic single-use plastic (SUP) items and all oxo-degradable products in line with Article 5 of the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive 2019/904.

The consultation closes on 13 April 2021 and responses can be submitted on the Scottish Government website.

Source: Scottish Government, 17 March 2021