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EU: Equivalent Conditions for the Treatment of WEEE outside the European Union, Draft Regulation, October 2014

Main Subjects
  • Electronic waste
  • E-waste
  • WEEE
  • Waste

Official Title

Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No …/.. of XXX laying down detailed rules supplementing those in Article 10(2) of Directive 2012/19/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), in particular the criteria for the assessment of equivalent conditions for the treatment of WEEE exported outside the UnionNormative document - WEEELABEX Collection, 2 May 2011

Extracted Summary

"...Criteria for the assessment of equivalent conditions
1. In order to prove that the treatment of WEEE outside the Union takes place in conditions that are equivalent to the requirements of Directive 2012/19/EU, the exporter shall provide the following:
(a) A declaration issued either by the facility in the third country receiving WEEE or by the competent authority in the third country of destination stating that the facility receiving the WEEE is authorised to conduct WEEE treatment operations in accordance with national procedures, including any applicable legal requirements. This declaration, where applicable, shall be accompanied by relevant documentation;...".

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