The EU Commission publishes a paper concerning issues of competition in waste management systems

"Competition issues in waste management systems"*1. Introduction On 22 September 2005, DG Competition published the ‘DG Competition Paper concerning issues of competition in waste management systems’ (the Paper) on its internet website [1]. The Paper sets forth key competition issues, in particular as regards the collection and treatment of three types of waste under the corresponding EC Directives, namely: (i) packaging waste (Packaging Directive [2]), (ii) end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) or ‘car wrecks’ (ELV Directive [3]) and (iii) waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) (WEEE Directive [4]). The Paper was prepared by DG Competition in co-operation with the national competition authorities (NCAs). The objective was to exchange information and to prepare transparent and coherent

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Gerald Miersch, Philip Kienapfel, The EU Commission publishes a paper concerning issues of competition in waste management systems, 22 September 2005, e-Competitions Cooperation between National Competition Authorities, Art. N° 37294

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