WEEE

Circular Economy – A More Ambitious Plan

Circular Economy – New, More Ambitious Plans to be Drafted in 2015 European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans has confirmed that the policy proposals around waste drawn up by the previous Commission will be scrapped, but that a ‘more ambitious’ … Continued

WEEE Collection Projects

Councils Offered £700,000 for WEEE Collection Projects     Local authorities are being offered £700,000 in funding for projects to increase the collection of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) under the latest phase of the Distributor Takeback Scheme (DTS). … Continued

Remanufacturing Report

Remanufacturing – ASPRG Report Calls on Government to Support The Government must do more to ‘lift the regulatory burden’ on the remanufacturing sector, a report published by an independent committee concluded December 8th. The conclusions were drawn by the All-Party Parliamentary … Continued

Circular Economy – Easing the Transition

Dame Ellen MacArthur and others outline the European legislative and policy levers needed to transition to a circular economy Speaking at a circular economy debate in Brussels hosted by Philips earlier this month, Dame Ellen MacArthur asked the audience in … Continued

Electronics Recycling

Electronics Recycling (WEEE) New Compliance Scheme Charges Online marketplace the Environment Exchange (T2E), which has run a PRN service since 1998, or accountants Mazars look set to take a leading role in the administration of the Electronics Recycling (WEEE) compliance … Continued

WEEE Producer Compliance Scheme

BIS deadline to submit proposals how a WEEE ‘compliance fee’ should be administered. The reminder came in a document published on Friday (August 15), outlining how proposals for the calculation of the fee will be assessed. This is further to … Continued