Complying with the WEEE Legislation

Venue: The Brit Oval

Location: London SE11, United Kingdom

Event Date/Time: Oct 05, 2006
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Materials Recycling Week is delighted to bring you this essential one-day conference that will enable you to be prepared in the best possible way for the new law. Complying with the WEEE Legislation will give you a final opportunity to hear guidance on WEEE issues from Central Government organisations such as the DTI and Environment Agency, as well as a clear description of the compliance criteria, ensuring you meet the new requirements.

Organisations from across the recycling industry will come together to share best practice and discuss the most effective strategies. Contributors already confirmed include:

• DTI, who will be revealing the findings from the consultation process
• Shore Recycling, who have years of experience processing large amounts of Weee
• EXEL, one of the largest logistical firms in the world
• REPIC, the UK’s largest compliance scheme, run by producers
• Dixon’s, the electrical goods retailer at the forefront of Weee compliance
• Shropshire County Council, offering the local authority perspective
• Hewlett Packard, a leading manufacturer will a wealth of experience in this area

Speakers from these leading organisations will deliver high quality presentations showing clear cost effective strategies for the collection, handling and disposal of WEEE. The conference will include two workshop sessions; one for local authorities and one for retailers and producers. Each workshop has been designed to form the most accessible platform to debate and discuss ideas for the disposal of WEEE and how to best meet the requirements to be laid out by the new law. Complying with the WEEE legislation is imperative and this event will ensure you are fully equipped for the challenges ahead.