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Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products) (Scotland) Regulations 2021: business and regulatory impact assessment - final

Published: 11 Nov 2021

Final Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA) for the introduction of market restrictions on problematic single-use plastic items as identified in Article 5 of the EU Single-Use Plastics Directive (EU SUPD).

Environmental Protection (Single-use Plastic Products) (Scotland) Regulations 2021: business and regulatory impact assessment - final
13.0 Implementation and delivery plan

13.0 Implementation and delivery plan

306. The Scottish Government will set out a timetable for implementation and will work closely with businesses involved in the manufacture, import, trade and sale of the single-use plastic products under consideration. This includes exploring opportunities for diversification and the manufacture of affected products using alternative materials which will help support more circular business opportunities such as providing reusable alternatives.


Contact

Email: supd@gov.scot