Majority of member states fail to meet recycling targets

The EU has so far set recycling targets in three directives: the Waste Framework Directive, the Packaging Directive and the Landfill Directive. According to these, by 2025, 55 percent of municipal waste and 65 percent of packaging waste should be prepared for reuse or recycling. Material-specific targets are also prescribed for the various packaging materials.

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