The Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment – A Guide for Local Authorities

The Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment – A Guide for Local Authorities

Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE) has infiltrated every aspect of our daily lives, providing our society with more comfort, health and security, with easy information acquisition and exchange. But the constant technological innovations, coupled with a growing consumerism, accelerate the replacement frequency of these products. Consequently the production of waste EEE (WEEE) should double in the near future to reach 12 million tonnes p.a. in 2010. This confronts us directly […]