In an age of fast-paced technological advancement and growing consumerism, the amount of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) generated has become a major global concern. The environmental and health hazards posed by improperly disposed electronic waste have led to the implementation of rigorous regulations and directives to manage and recycle e-waste.
Eesti Elektroonikaromu stands at the forefront of responsible electronic waste management in Estonia as a renowned Producer Responsibility Organization (PRO). Its primary objective is to bring together collectors and recyclers of end-of-life electronics and all types of batteries, offering an integrated solution for managing electronic waste.
WEEE Responsibilities for Manufacturers, Producers, Retailers, and Webshops
The importance of environmental responsibility and sustainable practices has gained momentum in recent years, leading to the establishment of regulatory measures worldwide. One significant directive in the European Union is the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive.
What is Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)? The Role and Importance of Producer Responsibility Organizations in Estonia
In our modern, technology-driven world, it’s nearly impossible to imagine life without electrical and electronic equipment. However, as these devices reach the end of their lifespan, they become waste – more specifically, Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE).