The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012

The Waste (Scotland) Regulations 2012 transpose Articles 11 and 22 of the rWFD and deals with the practical implementation of provisions such as the separate collection of recyclable materials and processing and management of waste and the promotion of ‘high quality’ recycling. Specific measures introduced by the regulations include:

Please note, Orkney is currently exempt with respect of food waste.

For more information about the Waste Scotland Regulations please visit the links in the 'Related Downloads' section of this page.

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