EucoLight

EucoLight is The European association of collection and recycling organisations for WEEE lamps and lighting. On behalf of its 19 members, EucoLight engages with everything related to the WEEE Directive, legislations and standards affecting the collection and recycling of WEEE lighting.

EucoLight members collect and recycle, in aggregate, 79 % of the lamps waste collected in the 18 countries in which they operate. EucoLight is the voice of European WEEE compliance schemes specialised in managing the collection and recycling of WEEE lighting; working to make the circular economy a reality for lighting products.

Founded mid-2015, EucoLight has quickly embarked into constructive dialogue with relevant stakeholders to provide expertise in the field of management and treatment of WEEE lighting and to promote the positive role of Extended Producer Responsibility schemes on the environment and society.

www.eucolight.org

Twitter @EucoLight


News:

October 2018: Workshop on Online Sales of Non-Compliant Products; Press release

September 2018: Press release - Online Sales of Non-Compliant Products - a Workshop of Experts will present problems and solutions

July 2018: Press release - EucoLight welcomes the publication of the OECD report on Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and the impact of online sales

June 2018: Press release - EucoLight congratulates the European Union for the publication of the Circular Economy Package and the inclusion of minimum requirements for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)

April 2018: Conference EucoLight

December 2017: EU waste legislation must address free-riding caused by distance selling

September 2017: Press release -WEEE Forum and EucoLight raise concerns about WEEE compliance of online retailers

August 2017: Press release -EucoLight survey shows consumers struggle to identify different types of waste lamps

June 2017: Press release - Circular Economy Package: EucoLight calls on the European Institutions to secure clear and binding extended producer responsibility (EPR) requirements

May 2017: EucoLight statement on online platforms

April 2017: Conference Eucolight

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