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Glossary of Terms: Extended Producer Responsibility and Product Stewardship Inventory of Programs

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Deposit/Refund
Environmental Fees
Extended Producer Responsibility

Extended producer responsibility (EPR) is a policy approach in which a producer’s responsibility, physical and/or financial, for a product is extended to the post-consumer stage of a product’s life cycle. For more information on EPR please visit the Frequently Asked Questions section of our Website.

Industry Stewards
Producer
Producer Responsibility Organization
Product Stewardship
Shared Responsibility
Stewardship Program Plan