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Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)201281.78IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per inhabitant)201239,059IMF WEO

EEE Put on Market*(kg per inhabitant)201221.4UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)20121,752UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)201421.7UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)20141,769UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*

E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Number of E-waste Regulatory Instruments  3 Regulatory Instruments
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Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Germany: Clearing House Fees for WEEE, Ordinance, BGBI. 1776, 2015In force

Germany: Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE), Draft Act, March 2015 Proposed

Germany: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act Cost Ordinance, BGBl. 2020, 2005 Icon green

Germany: WEEE & RoHS Implementation, Elektro- und Elektronikgerategesetz (ElektroG) Act, March 2005 Icon green