Plastic caps and lids
Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 June 2019 on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment (OJ L 155, 12.6.2019, p. 1).
Guide for application:
European Commission contact point:
Directorate-General for the Environment
Single-use plastics webpage
For information about the content and availability of European standards, please contact the European Standardisation Organisations.
Publications in the Official Journal:
Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2023/1060 of 30 May 2023 on a harmonised standard for test methods and requirements to demonstrate that plastic caps and lids remain attached to beverage containers drafted in support of Directive (EU) 2019/904 of the European Parliament and of the Council