Know your regulation

Wilson, Catherine; Kunz, Jamie
March 2010
PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);3/26/2010, Special section p24
Trade Publication
The article discusses the environmental legislation deadlines that printers need to comply with. The Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) regulation registration for manufacturers and importers supplying more than 100 tonnes of chemicals per year is on June 1, 2013. The consultation from the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) for packaging waste will close in May 2010. The deadline for submitting Pollution Inventory (PI) data to the Environment Agency (EA) is on February 28, 2010.


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