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The United Kingdom’s recovery and recycling targets are—
(a)no later than the year 2001 between 50% as a minimum and 65% as a maximum by weight of the packaging waste is to be recovered; and
(b)within this general target and with the same time limit between 25% as a minimum and 45% as a maximum by weight of the totality of packaging materials contained in packaging waste are to be recycled with a minimum of 15% by weight for each packaging material.
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