FuelsEurope – Recommendation on the WFD revision ahead of trilogue (Waste Oils)

Posted on 10/11/2017 in News Press Release

The European Parliament report on the WFD revision, adopted on 13 March 2017 includes provisions mandating an unconditional separate collection of waste oils as well as the achievement of an 85% regeneration target by 2025. The Council position adopted in Coreper on 19 May 2017 mandates the Commission to perform a data collection exercise before considering the feasibility of setting measures for the treatment of waste oils, including quantitative targets on regeneration of waste oils. A report accompanied by a proposal, if appropriate, shall be sent to the European Parliament and the Council by 31 December 2024.