On 30 October 2015, Law no. 249/2015 on the management of packaging and waste derived from packaging (the "Law"), was published in the Official Gazette no. 830 and entered into force on 2 November 2015 . The Law repeals Government Decision no. 621/2005, published in the Official Gazette of Romania no. 639 of 20 July 2005 and seeks to implement EU Directive 94/62/CE as subsequently amended and supplemented by the European Parliament.