Project on Developing a Policy Framework for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for Packaging Waste in Thailand - Executive Summary

Year of Publication

2022

This executive summary presents key findings on the present situation and the policy proposal on the project on developing a policy framework for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for packaging waste in Thailand.

Source:

Pollution Control Department, Thailand

Author(s):

Geography:

Thailand

Type:

Strategy, Primary Data, Measurement (System/Market/Tool)

Purpose of Measurement:

Understanding the Problem, Solution Sets and Impact Potential

Impact theme(s):

Material Flows, Policy

This executive summary presents key findings on the present situation and the policy proposal on the project on developing a policy framework for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for packaging waste in Thailand. The research has identified gaps between the objectives of existing policies and the reality of packaging waste management. This work complements the EPR Toolbox that GIZ has translated into Thai by situating the policy opinions on EPR models and options in the Thai context.