New registration obligation for packaging in Spain

The Spanish packaging law obliges producers to register their packaging. Distributors from abroad must also register through an authorised representative if they sell packaged products in Spain.

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General Product Safety Regulation (EU) 2023/988 obliges
GPSR Risk Analysis Required

Mandatory for almost every product: According to the GPSR, producers must draw up technical documentation for the products they place on the market. The technical documentation must be based on an internal risk analysis.

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General Product Safety Regulation requires Responsible Person
EU Responsible Person Service for the GPSR and more

Since 16 July 2021, it is against the law to sell products with CE marking without a Responsible Person in the EU. In addition, a Responsible Person must also be specified in accordance with the General Product Safety Regulation (EU) 2023/988.

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Personal EU Batteries Regulation Training
Ready for the new Batteries Regulation (EU) 2023/1542

Find out which obligations the EU Batteries Regulation places on you and how to deal with them in your specific case. Receive comprehensive information on how to implement your obligations with regard to labelling, battery passport, EPR and due diligence obligations in the supply chain.

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trade-e-bility News / 03/19/2024

To prepare for the entry into force of the General Product Safety Regulation, Amazon recommends that you fulfil the requirements as quickly as possible.

GPSR
trade-e-bility News / 03/19/2024

According to Article 9 No. 2, producers must draw up technical documentation for the products they place on the market containing the information necessary to demonstrate the…

GPSR
take-e-way News / 03/19/2024

For sellers, a maximum empty space percentage of 50% is set for outer packaging, transport packaging and packaging for e-commerce. Producers and importers are obliged to ensure…

PPWR
take-e-way News / 03/19/2024

The amendments are intended to bring the WEEE Directive into line with a ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) from 2022.

WEEE
trade-e-bility News / 03/19/2024

1,489 German companies are affected. The CDU/CSU delegation fears indirect effects on smaller companies. The plans could cause companies to withdraw completely from developing countries.

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VERE e.V. News / 03/19/2024

The VERE Association offers an aid package against fire risks from lithium batteries, which contains information texts and instructions, information inserts for product packaging, information stickers for the battery compartments of electrical appliances in German language as well as masking tape for the terminals of lithium batteries.

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VERE e.V. News / 02/28/2024

The German recycling infrastructure is being increasingly thinned out, companies are having to close and jobs are being lost, jeopardising the goal of a sustainable circular economy for raw materials. Under the motto #LithiumUnites, the campaign of the sellers and producers organised in the VERE Association brings together all those involved to actively…

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take-e-way News / 02/28/2024

Sellers should check whether the producers of their products are properly registered with the EAR Foundation. A lack of registration constitutes an infringement of competition rules.

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take-e-way News / 02/28/2024

Italy rejects bans on single-use packaging (Article 22) and the reusable packaging targets for various sectors and packaging formats (Article 26) in the EU Packaging Regulation and…

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trade-e-bility News / 02/28/2024

In October, the ECJ ruled that the obligation for sellers to refer to the energy efficiency class and the range of efficiency classes in their visually perceptible advertising or…

trade-e-bility News / 02/28/2024

The CDU/CSU parliamentary group is calling for the European Council to work in favour of stopping the European Supply Chain Directive and for a moratorium on burdens that does not impose any additional bureaucracy on businesses and citizens until the end of 2025.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/28/2024

Mobile phones, tablets, notebooks, digital cameras, eBook readers, headphones and similar devices are affected. Most devices must comply with the new regulations by 28 December 2024, all devices by 28 April 2028.

take-e-way News / 02/19/2024

The first requirements of the new EU Battery Regulation have been gradually coming into force since 18 February 2024. In principle, the new obligations apply immediately in all member states without further adaptation. trade-e-bility offers customised training if required.

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take-e-way News / 02/19/2024

The Federal Ministry for the Environment is planning to publish the drafts for the amendments to the Electrical und Electronic Equipment Act and the Batteries Act in the first quarter of 2024.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/19/2024

Member states such as Italy and several small EU countries have voiced clear criticism and widespread scepticism. It is unclear when the member states will vote again on the EU Supply Chain Directive.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/19/2024

Increasing European competitiveness appears to have played a central role in the agreement for the Belgian Presidency. In order to achieve this goal, the postponement is one way of reducing the administrative burden for companies.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/19/2024

Products, including glitter, that are made of inorganic, natural, biodegradable or water-soluble material are not included in the scope. Beads, sequins and other embellishments intended to be threaded or sewn on are considered articles and are not in scope.

trade-e-bility News / 02/19/2024

In the first version of ECHA CHEM you will find information from all of the more than 100,000 REACh registrations that companies have submitted to ECHA.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/19/2024

Radio-controlled sockets, energy-saving boxes, hand-held transmitters, radio remote controls, radio transmitters and inverters for balcony power stations are particularly affected. The intensive cooperation between the Federal Network Agency and customs ensures effective market surveillance. If non-compliant products are identified, they are stopped at the…

trade-e-bility News / 02/07/2024

"We must not shackle ourselves in the wrong way with bureaucratic regulations." The planned EU supply chain law is in danger of failing because of Germany. Federal Finance Minister Christian Lindner and Justice Minister Marco Buschmann (both FDP) wrote to trade associations to say that they could not support the outcome of the consultations between the EU…

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VERE e.V. News / 02/07/2024

The EU Representative will work with business organisations to lobby the Commission on the specific concerns and needs of SMEs, in particular to reduce the bureaucratic burden on our companies.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/07/2024

Products such as inks and toners, adhesives and sealants as well as detergents and cleaning agents are affected. Incorrect or omitted SCIP notifications of articles containing SVHC are penalised with a fine of up to 10,000 euros per case.

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trade-e-bility News / 02/07/2024

The main products affected are washing machines, dishwashers, refrigerators, hoovers, bicycles and mobile phones. The provisional agreement applies to all products subject to repairability requirements under Union law and includes an obligation for manufacturers of such goods to repair them; a European Repair Information Form will also be set up to provide…

take-e-way News / 02/07/2024

Manufacturers of B2C electrical appliances in the UK are affected. Current DTS members will be given until 31 March 2024 to either rejoin the DTS and/or set up their own take-back schemes.

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take-e-way News / 02/07/2024

The French anti-waste law or circular economy law AGEC (loi anti-gaspillage pour une économie circulaire) obliges the legally defined producer to collect and process the waste generated by its products at the end of their life cycle. Find out all about the Unique Identification Number (UIN) or Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for DIY & garden products…

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take-e-way News / 01/23/2024

"Authorised Representative in Europe" is the topic of our live webinar on Monday, 19/02/2024, at 2 pm. The webinar will be held in English due to the extent to which it affects our foreign customers in particular. Please feel free to recommend the webinar to your partners.

trade-e-bility News / 01/17/2024

Consumers often assume that if the product is purchased legally, its use is also authorised. This loophole is to be closed in future by amending the 15th Ordinance to the Product Safety Act.

VERE e.V. News / 01/17/2024

Fortunately, the fees for many services of the EAR foundation could be kept stable or even reduced, which leads to financial relief. One exception is the quarterly fee, which unfortunately had to be increased.

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trade-e-bility News / 01/17/2024

Mobile phones, tablets, notebooks, digital cameras, eBook readers and headphones are affected. The new regulations will apply to most devices from 28 December 2024.

trade-e-bility News / 01/17/2024

Companies with more than 250 employees and a turnover of over 40 million euros may be affected. Civil liability regulations for damages are envisaged. Sanctions such as naming and shaming and the imposition of fines totalling at least 5% of global net turnover are planned.

take-e-way News / 01/17/2024

The French anti-waste law or circular economy law AGEC (loi anti-gaspillage pour une économie circulaire) obliges the legally defined manufacturer to collect and process the waste generated by its products at the end of their life cycle. Find out all about the Unique Identification Number (UIN) or Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for sport & leisure…

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take-e-way News / 12/21/2023

Below we have compiled an overview of the important changes and dates for 2024. Please check whether there are any new obligations for you. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have. We will keep you informed about further developments.

take-e-way News / 12/21/2023

The requirements for substances in packaging are tightened. Different targets for the reuse and refilling of packaging, including for large household appliances, transport packaging and secondary packaging, will be defined. The obligations for logistics service providers will be tightened so that producers who use such services do not evade their obligations…

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trade-e-bility News / 12/21/2023

If lawyers and competitors are targeting your product, the labelling of your products and packaging is always the first port of call. With the images of your products on online marketplaces, you yourself provide the basis for warnings and fines. In addition, incorrect labelling is an indication of illegal products. With just a few clicks, you can commission…

trade-e-bility News / 12/21/2023

The Ecodesign Regulation would apply to almost all product categories such as dishwashers, televisions, windows, car charging stations, etc. The aim is not only to design energy- and resource-intensive product groups efficiently, but also to improve their durability, reliability, reusability, upgradability and reparability.

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take-e-way News / 12/21/2023

The French anti-waste law or circular economy law AGEC (loi anti-gaspillage pour une économie circulaire) obliges the legally defined producer to collect and process the waste generated by its products at the end of their life cycle. Here you can find out all about the Unique Identification Number (UIN) or Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for toys in…

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