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Sustainability Drives New "Right to Repair" Rules for Household Products in Latest Update to EU Ecodesign Legislation

European Union - November 4 2019 On 1 October 2019, the European Commission (EC) adopted a package of Ecodesign measures which, for the first time, include requirements for…

Helen Brown, Julia Hemmings

ECJ ruling on definition of waste in the context of consumer electronics

European Union - August 27 2019 The Court of Justice of the European Union ("ECJ") published a decision on 4 July 2019 concerning the treatment of returned and unsold consumer…

Graham J. Stuart

Europe: EU Commission proposes new regulation for sustainable batteries

European Union - March 11 2021 On 10 December 2020, the European Commission published its proposal for a new Sustainable Batteries Regulation ("Regulation"), as part of its…

Adeel Haque, Graham J. Stuart

United Kingdom and European Union: Separate product safety reform initiatives continue with no guarantee of alignment

European Union, United Kingdom - November 30 2021 The UK Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) has published its response to the recent call for evidence on…

Kate Corby, Lauren Gest, John Leadley, Joanne Redman

New European Due Diligence Guidance Published to Address Forced Labor in Supply Chains

European Union, OECD, United Kingdom - July 28 2021 On 12 July the European Commission and the European External Actions Service (EEAS) published guidance on “due diligence for EU businesses to address…

Adeel Haque, Sunny Mann, Graham J. Stuart