The Collegato Ambientale (Environmental Bill) included in the 2016 stability law
On 2 February 2016, the Collegato Ambientale came into force (Law 221/2015, published in the Official Gazette no. 13 of 18 January 2016). The Collegato addressed many issues related to the environment in order to promote the green economy and adoption by businesses of efficient energy production and usage management systems. Some of the most important innovations concern issues relating to reclamation, waste management and economic incentives to encourage the use of environmentally friendly products.