Distance Selling: Navigating Extended Producer Responsibility in Finland

Tue, Sep 10 2024
Europe/Berlin: 2:30 - 3:45pm
Event format:



Webinar: Distance Selling

Selling products online to Finland? The Finnish EPR Authority and the Finnish Commerce Federation invite you to learn about the roles and responsibilities of distance sellers in Finland.

Products included in EPR in Finland are packaging, electrical and electronic equipment, batteries and accumulators, single use plastics products, fishing gear containing plastic, vehicles, paper and paper products and tyres. In the future, EPR will also apply to textiles and shoes, pharmaceutical products and cosmetics.👟💊💄
This event is organised by the Finnish EPR Authority and the Finnish Commerce Federation. 
Please register directly with the organisers.

The event is suported by the Global Action Partnership for EPR, please find more information  here.


2.30 pm Opening words | Eini Lemmelä, Senior Specialist, Ministry of the Environment
2.40 pm Sustainable Business in Finland | Kari Luoto, Managing Director, Finnish Commerce Federation
2.50 pm How to Manage Extended Producer Responsibility in Finland | Tiina Vermaete, Senior Officer,
               Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment (EPR Authority)
3.10 pm Producer Organizations and Joining a PRO in Finland | Olli Alanen, Chairman, Advisory Board for Finnish PROs
3.35 pm Discussion
3.45 pm Webinar ends