Spain | A boost to the circular economy

New developments in waste and contaminated land and two new taxes approved.

Spain | A boost to the circular economy
April 25, 2022

The Act on Waste and Contaminated Land (Act 7/2022) aims to encourage the circular economy. To that end, the rules on waste and contaminated land have been reviewed and two new taxes created. The new waste and contaminated land regime took effect on April 10, 2022. The new taxes on plastic and waste will enter into force on January 1, 2023.

We summarize the key issues of these new developments in our Legal Flash:

April 25, 2022