Factsheet: Law product norms

Law product norms

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Law Product Norms
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Wet van 21 december 1998 betreffende de productnormen ter bevordering van duurzame productie- en consumptiepatronen en ter bescherming van het leefmilieu,de volksgezondheid en de werknemers
Description: 
All products placed on the market in accordance with this law and its implementing regulations, as well as the regulations of the EU in Annex 1, must be designed so that their manufacturing, use and disposal do not affect adversely the human health and do not or minimally contribute to an increase in the quantity and degree of harmfull waste and other forms of contamination.
Goal/Aim: 
Sustainable materials and waste management.
Responsible Authority: 
FOD Leefmilieu

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
1999
Year Last Instrument & Measure was last Amended: 
2011