DEFRA

Defra to tackle non-compliant online WEEE traders

Defra to tackle non-compliant online WEEE traders Defra is to call online trading platforms to a meeting to work out how to secure better compliance with waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) rules from them. It followed concerns raised last … Read More

WEEE

Q1 WEEE Data shows a year on year drop in tonnages

Q1 WEEE Data shows a year on year drop in tonnages On 1st June the Environment Agency published Q1 2018 UK data that shows a drop in the collections of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) against Q1 2017. Collections … Read More

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Don’t just bin your old Christmas lights! Recycle them!

 Don’t just bin your old Christmas lights! Recycle them! Fifteen percent of people surveyed by WEEE producer compliance scheme, REPIC, don’t know which electricals can be recycled. The 1st of December is less than a week away now, and majority … Read More