In May 2022, the Constitutional Court decided to suspend the implementation of most of the contested articles pending a final decision. It is not known when the Constitutional Court will make its ruling.
An opaque packaging waste management system in Slovenia does little to incentivise producers toward sustainable products.
As plastic waste increases in Slovenia, the European Union, and the world, so do the difficulties in disposing of and recycling it.
The disorderly system of handling packaging waste in Slovenia is creating high additional costs and causing significant environmental damage.