UNEP would like to thank the World Resources Institute, the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University and the University of Strathclyde for their invaluable assistance with the collation of these laws, as well as its long-standing partner FAOLEX.

 

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Law 2232 of 2022
National legislation
Colombia
Legislation
Plastics Glossary Terms:
Biodegradable plastics, Certification, Circular economy, Eco-design , Economic instruments, Enforcement, Extended Producer Responsibility, Fiscal incentives, Just transition, Labelling, Life-cycle approach, Life-cycle assessment, Lightweight plastic carrier bags, Oxo-degradable plastics, Plastic alternatives, Plastic carrier bags, Plastic packaging, Plastic straws, Product bans, Recycling, Single-use plastic products, Stakeholder engagement, Subsidies, Verification of compliance, Waste management, Waste management hierarchy, Waste pickers, Waste prevention
Download: ley-2232-2022.pdf
Styrofoam and Plastic Food Service Containers (Prohibition) Act No. 22 of 2019.
National legislation
Saint Lucia
Legislation
Plastics Glossary Terms:
Disposable cups, Eco-design , Enforcement, Plastic straws, Plastic utensils, Polystyrene, Product bans, Product design standards, Verification of compliance, Waste disposal, Waste prevention, Styrofoam, Plastic food containers, Single-use plastic products, Plastic carrier bags, Plastic beverage containers, Fines, Thermoplastics, Waste
Download: stl192216.pdf
Nigerian Communications Industry E-Waste Regulations
National legislation
Nigeria
Regulation
Plastics Glossary Terms:
Certification, Circular economy, Deposit-refund schemes , Eco-design , Economic instruments, Extended Producer Responsibility, Hazardous waste, Life-cycle approach, Verification of compliance, Waste collection, Waste disposal, Waste management, Waste prevention
Download: file.pdf