Your browser is no longer supported

For the best possible experience using our website we recommend you upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of MRW, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

EC goes to ECJ re: ELVs

The European Commission (EC) has summoned Austria and Germany to the European Court of Justice for failure to comply with the End-of-Life Vehicles (ELV) directive. The legal action is a stark warning to the UK, whose own deadline for full implementation is January 31, a deadline that the Government has already moved three times. Austria has been hauled over the coals for limiting producer obligation to the recycling of same-brand cars registered in Austria. The EC ...