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Asian Countries Jump on the EPR Bandwagaon

| Written by ILSR Admin | No Comments | Updated on Jan 1, 2002 The content that follows was originally published on the Institute for Local Self-Reliance website at

This Facts to Act On features policies introduced in Japan, Korea, and Taiwan to make manufacturers take more responsibility for the products and packaging they produce. Korea, for instance, has instituted deposit-refund systems, non-refundable product fees, and design requirements for packaging. The country also has restrictions on the distribution of disposable goods.

by Kelly Lease

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