EU Regulation 2017/852 on Mercury - Letter from NI CDO

Date published: 28 June 2018

You may be aware that EU Regulation 2017/852 on Mercury has been adopted by Member States and it applies to mercury, mercury compounds and mercury-added products. This filled gaps in previous legislation and enabled ratification of the Minamata Convention. Even though negotiations for the UK to exit the EU continue, the UK remains a full member, the obligations of that membership still apply, and EU legislation continues to be implemented.

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