25/2022/ONS: Waste Crime

12 December 2022 to 16 December 2022

The aim of this activity is to:

  • enhance the fight against illicit waste trafficking and management by better understanding illegal waste flows and sharing good intelligence, investigation, general enforcement and cooperation practices;
  • promote the use of EU tools, cross-border intelligence exchange and the application of financial investigative techniques in waste crime cases.

Webinar 3019/2022: Shipbreaking II

13 July 2022

End of life ships that are not planned to be used anymore must be dismantled properly, following the strict waste management and recycling rules set by the Basel and Hong Kong Conventions. However the clean and safe disposal of ships is an expensive process. According to international and national legislations the ship owners must exercise due diligence and must avoid to do business with unscrupulous scrap dealers. However due to profit reasons in practice old vessels are often sold by owners to scrap dealer criminals in order to get rid of the `problem` of old vessels.


Webinar 26/2021: Illegal management of plastic waste

12 November 2021

The overall objective of this webinar is to raise attention on the crime patterns of illegal treatment of plastic waste through case examples from the Netherlands, Romania and the Czech Republic.




Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032