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Waste, Product and By-product in EU Waste Law

Carlos da Silva Campos

elni Review 2007, Issue 2,  pp. 28-44. https://doi.org/10.46850/elni.2007.014

The European Parliament voted to include a “by-product” definition in the Waste Framework Directive. A few days later, the Commission came up with an “Interpretative Communication”. The purpose of this article is to find a way of exploring the “new” definition of by-products in order to find more utility than disturbance.

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