Waste Electrical and Electronic
Events on WEEE
- Draft FAQ document on the new WEEE Directive 2012/19/EU
DG ENVIRONMENT has produced a first draft of a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document on Directive 2012/19/EU on WEEE.
Any comments on this draft can be submitted to ENV-WEEE@ec.europa.eu until 30 August 2013.
These comments will then be considered as input for the preparation of a consolidated version of the FAQ document.
Stakeholders were invited to comment on policy options regarding photovoltaic panels until 17 June 2011. The consultation document, stakeholder contributions and a summary can be found here.
An "Environmental Agreement on the separate collection and recycling of photovoltaic modules" has been submitted to the Commission in December 2010. The evaluation of this agreement by the Commission services can be found here. The agreement is publicly available at www.pvcycle.org (external link).
- The Review of Directive 2002/96/EC - Invitation for comments on policy options
Stakeholders are invited to express their opinion on the outlined options, highlighting their pros and cons and the environmental, economic and social impacts they effect, on the possibility of combining options with a view to achieving the objectives of the review, on ranking of options within each topic and on the additional measures described; they are also invited to propose additional options and measures that the review should consider.
Opinions and additional (quantitative) information were to be submitted until 5 June 2008. An overview of the responses submitted and the electronically submitted information - unless marked "not for publication" or "confidential" - are posted at the webpage http://circa.europa.eu/Public/irc/env/weee_2008_review/library where the Stakeholder Consultation Document is made available as well.
This stakeholder consultation is closed.
- Information Gathering Exercise to provide information for the review of Directive 2002/96/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment. Information can be submitted until 11 August 2006. An overview of the responses submitted and the electronically submitted information - unless marked "not for publication" - will be posted at the Circa web-page . This information gathering exercise is closed; please contact the Commission services if you have relevant information material to contribute.