The main goal of the Ministry in this area is to protect the environment and human health through responsible management of waste.
Waste management in the Republic of Croatia is prescribed by the Act on Sustainable Waste Management. This Act lays down measures for the prevention or reduction of adverse impacts of waste on human health and the environment by reducing amounts of waste generated and/or produced, and regulates the management of waste which includes no operations posing a risk to human health and the environment and involves the use of valuable properties of waste.
DIRECTORATE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT AND SUSTAINABLE WASTE MANAGEMENT
Assistant Minister: Nenad Šćulac
Phone: +385 1 3717-125
Fax: +385 1 3717-135
Ivan Hus, secretary
Sector for sustainable waste management, plans, programmes and information system