Legal monitoring and compliance support in EEU, Ukraine and Turkmenistan

Challenge: A large US based IT company has no local resources to monitor the environmental policy and legal compliance issues in Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan (The Eurasian Economic Union-EEU); Turkmenistan and Ukraine. Its special areas of interests are legal requirements on products and packaging design, “end-of-life” legislation and legal requirements regarding the chemicals and energy efficiency. Furthermore, the client is interested in being timely informed on the political and legal developments in the area of product eco-design, energy efficiency, EPR and  chemicals (RoHS).

Solution: CEEREC revised the existing and planned legislation as per areas of interests and products, and developed a set of recommendations to ensure the client is compliant with the legal regulations and the business risks are minimized. CEEREC monitors the legal developments in  the respective countries; findings are reported regularly to the Client with the appropriate recommendations to act. CEEREC also supports in the local reporting implementation.

Outcome: The client is legally compliant and the business risks are minimized; also the client is informed on the legal developments and can adjust its sustainability and commercial strategies and activities in the respective countries accordingly.