How to ensure compliance with the Spanish Plastic Tax?
RecyClass Certification - valid proof of recycled content for the plastics industry companies
Monday, November 27, 2023 — Companies placing non-recycled, non-reusable plastic packaging onto the Spanish market must pay a tax outlined in the Spanish Law 7/2022. If a product contains certified recycled content, a company can apply for the tax exemption. During the transition period, the use of self-declarations was allowed. However, an accredited, third-party certification of recycled content is mandatory as from January 2024. RecyClass certifications are an example of audit schemes that companies can use to apply for this exemption.
RecyClass proposes two complementary audit schemes that certify the...