EU Directive

European Union takes care of the citizens’ health and also of the state of environment. The new standards entered by the EU set a course to the rest of the world and are directed to achievement of optimum results in decreasing turnover of disposable plastic products. It includes the ban on plastic tableware, plates and tubules for drinks, Q-tips and sticks for stirring drinks and also glasses, food packings and capacities for liquids storage from expanded polystyrene; the actions directed to decrease plastic packing and glasses usage; special marking and labeling of certain products; producers obligations regarding environmental clarification. EU is the innovator in plastic pollution abatement of the ocean due to the organization of similar actions.