Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation agreed on the concept of waste processing

From 2022, 100% of the packaging must be disposed of, and the producers of goods will pay the environmental fee.
Victoria Abramchenko approved a new concept of extended manufacturer's responsibility, which involves the disposal of 100% of packaging from 2022 and the payment of an environmental fee by manufacturers of goods.
On Monday, December 21, Vice Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Victoria Abramchenko, who oversees the environment, held the final meeting of the working group on the new concept of extended producer responsibility with the participation of the Minister of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation Alexander Kozlov and business representatives. It agreed on the basic principles of the concept, which is sent to the Government. Now this concept must be approved by the government of the Russian Federation.