The Italian Competition Authority accepts commitments from a national recycling consortium in relation to alleged anticompetitive practices in the paper waste and raw paper material sector (COMIECO)

The Italian Competition Authority (hereafter Agcm) has accepted and made binding commitments offered by the National Consortium established under Italian private law to rationalize, organize and promote the recovery and recycling of cellulose-based packaging (hereafter “COMIECO”). The Agcm stated in the investigation proceedings that the alleged anticompetitive practice could amount to a decision by an association of undertakings because COMIECO‘s bylaws could cause serious competitive distortions in the paper waste and paper production sector. Agcm found out that there were two different product

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Andrea Usai, The Italian Competition Authority accepts commitments from a national recycling consortium in relation to alleged anticompetitive practices in the paper waste and raw paper material sector (COMIECO), 16 March 2011, e-Competitions Commitment Decisions, Art. N° 36696

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