The waste hierarchy before national courts : from incantation to application
The article L541-1 II from the environmental Code gives priority to waste reduction and sets a hierarchy in the treatment methods of waste. French judges increasingly refer to this disposition, which is a testimony of their growing willingness to enforce this legal principle. With kind collaboration of Thibault Quere for translation.
Two complaints filed against the reconstruction project of Ivry-Paris 13 incinerator
Zero Waste France, Collectif 3R & inhabitants have filed two complaints against the first phase of the project driven by metropolitan agency for household waste SYCTOM for jeopardising waste minimisation and the transition towards circular economy in the region Ile-de-France (Paris area).
Waste sorting: Zero Waste France lodges a complaint against two McDonald’s and KFC located in Paris République
Press release - As no waste sorting is set up in those two restaurants, Zero Waste France lodges a complaint on 18 october 2018.
Let’s enforce the “no advertising” sticker
After months of investigation, Zero Waste France is filing a complaint against franchises of Intermarché and Pizza Hut for not respecting the « No Advertising » sticker in Strasbourg. It is the first action of its kind.