WEEE Recycling Economics - the shortcomings of the current business model.

   22 Aug 2018

WEEE Recycling Economics- study conducted by United Nations University, the shortcomings of the current business model is published. 

This study, gives reliable insight in the operational costs of compliant recycling of WEEE and the widespread selective "scavenging"of products and components and materials.

13 EERA members, encompassing 27 treatment locations in 13 countries for a total volume reported of 465,000 tons, provided data over 2016., for various collection categories.

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