WEEE and ElektroG: Marketplaces check registration as of 1 July
Complete WEEE Germany registration quickly now

From 01.07.2023, marketplaces must check your WEEE registration with the EAR foundation - If your electrical equipment is not properly registered, marketplaces may not allow you to offer it.



WEEE – SMEs discuss aspirations and reality with political representatives

It is our sincere hope that this event only forms the prelude to a continued betterment of the circumstances for the implementation of the WEEE directive by retailers and SMEs
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VERE General Meeting 2017

We would like to cordially invite you to the ordinary general meeting of the Association for the take-back and recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment (VERE e.V.).
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take-e-way and Trusted Shops announce partnership

The take-e-way GmbH offers Trusted Shops customers a comprehensive and non-bureaucratic handling of WEEE, battery directive and packaging ordinance matters in all EU member states.
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WEEE in Austria: take-e-way customers pay less from now on

The fee reduction is going to automatically benefit our customers selling screen devices, small electrical devices and illuminants in Austria.
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Attention: Blinking spinners to be registered with the EAR

As recently reported by the German news magazine „Focus“, the German customs authorities at the Frankfurt airport confiscated 35 tons of fidget spinners this past month, alone.
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WEEE Execution: The Netherlands are in search for free riders

Already 400 companies were requested to register under sanction of financial penalties and injunctions.
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Reasonably priced WEEE representative service for France

get-e-right France will not call for any security deposits, it will provide the representative service for all device types without exception and therefore get-e-right France will be less expensive than any alternative service offers known to us in France.
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The legislator strikes back – Penalty for companies refusing to take back used devices

The new facts of these fines shall come into force on 1st June, 2017.
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LED Stripes – Change of the device type

LED stripes are now classified as luminaires of the device type "luminaires or other lighting fixtures or equipment for spreading or controlling light that can be used in private households" of the collection group 5.
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From 24th July 2016 onwards: distributor obligation to take back waste electrical devices – take-e-way has the solution

Until 24 July 2016 stationary dealers, who have a sales surface for electrical devices of more than 400 sqm, or online dealers who have a storage and dispatch area for electrical devices of more than 400 sqm, they need to have created the condition for free of charge take-back of waste electrical devices
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