Snapshot of Worldwide Electronics Recycling 2013
Tech Soup Blog
MARCH 5, 2013
The WEEE Directive is the set of laws that governs the proper collection and disposal of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) in the 27 countries of the European Union. The latest update of the law is expected to be formally approved in 2014. The countries of Eastern Europe are largely on track to develop their WEEE Directive laws. On the one hand, three countries have the highest electronics recycling rates in the world.