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Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)20122.04IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per Inhabitant)201218,140IMF WEO

EEE Put on Market*(kg per inhabitant)20128.7UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201218UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)201410.7UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201422UNU-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

Latvia: Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE), Regulation No. 388, 2014Icon green

Latvia: Data Maintenance Registration and Payment for EEE and Battery Producers, Regulation No. 331, 2014Icon green

Latvia: Data Registration and Fee Obligations for Electronic Equipment and Battery Manufacturers, Regulation 323/2011Icon green

Latvia: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Waste Management, Regulation No. 897, 2011Icon green
Latvia: Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Categories and Labeling Information Requirements, Regulation No. 861, 2011Icon green