We are facing a period in which attempts are made to resolve these issues with amendments and supplements of the Law on Environmental Protection, the Law on Waste Management and the Law on Nature Protection, prior to the opening of Chapter 27.
The recycling industry in our country is still in its early stages of development. As our market is still being developed, and, as there is no established system, a significant improvement will be visible once the reform of public utility companies is finished and primary separation of waste is introduced.
The environment is one of the most demanding and most expensive chapters in negotiations with the EU. This is evidenced by the preparations of the new laws regulating this area. Following the recently held public hearings, great public attention was attracted by the key changes to be introduced in the Law on Environmental Protection and the Law on Waste Management, expected to be adopted in September.