The following are direct links to regulatory texts and presentations by the European Commission related to the Digital Product Passport. They are shared here for easy reference.

Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products, amending Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 and repealing Regulation (EU) 305/2011. Analysis of the final compromise text with a view to agreement.

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Direct link to the analysis of the final compromise text for an agreement on the Regulation establishing a framework for setting ecodesign requirements for sustainable products and repealing Directive 2009/125/EC

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In line with the Regulation on Ecodesign for Sustainable Products (ESPR), this study aims to provide environmental and techno-economic background on steel products, in particular with respect to circularity and other sustainability aspects throughout the product life cycle, to support future discussion on EU product policies with scientific evidence.

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In line with the Regulation on Ecodesign for Sustainable Products (ESPR) and the EU Strategy for Sustainable and Circular Textiles, this preparatory study aims to provide a basis on which the Commission can consider the introduction of ecodesign requirements, green public procurement criteria and revised EU Ecolabel criteria for textile products.

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Proposal for a regulation on the safety of toys and repealing Directive 2009/48/EC

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REGULATION (EU) 2023/1542 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 12 July 2023 concerning batteries and waste batteries, amending Directive 2008/98/EC and Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 and repealing Directive 2006/66/EC.

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The download link provides access to the webinar presentations by European Commission officials and CIRPASS, as well as the text of the Draft Standardisation Request and Annex.

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Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on detergents and surfactants, amending Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 and repealing Regulation (EC) No 648/2004.

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This workshop provided useful insights into the European Commission’s current vision of several aspects of the DPP.

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Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on packaging and packaging waste, amending Regulation (EU) 2019/1020 and Directive (EU) 2019/904, and repealing Directive 94/62/EC .

For information, the revision of the packaging and packaging waste directive  mentions “digital data carriers”: 

“From 4 years after entry into force of the proposed regulation, packaging would have to bear a label on packaging reusability and a digital data carrier (such as a QR code) providing information on packaging reusability and facilitating the tracking of the packaging. Labels and the digital data carrier would have to be placed, printed or engraved visibly, clearly legibly and indelibly ” (pg. 7)  

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Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products, amending Regulation (EU)  2019/1020 and repealing Regulations (EU) 305/2011.

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Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Region.

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Direct link to the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for setting ecodesign requirements for sustainable products and repealing Directive 2009/125/EC.

Direct link to the Annexes of the Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a framework for setting ecodesign requirements for sustainable products and repealing Directive 2009/125/EC (in particular, Annex III (pg.6) is specific to the Digital Product Passport and Annex VI (pg. 9) explains Delegated Acts).

An inception impact assessment on the revision of the Toy Safety Directive published by the Commission, which mentions DPP as a possible measures to improve the compliance and enforcement of toy safety rules.

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