WEEE Good Practice - Approved exporters of WEEE

This good practice guidance is currently under review. Please note that some sections refer to old regulations. For information on latest relevant regulations please visit https://www.gov.uk/waste-electrical-and-electronic-equipment-weee-reuse-and-treat

Why use the guidance?

  • Identify initiatives for improving transparency and traceability of WEEE that you manage for export
  • Develop an understanding of the issues experience by treatment facilities
  • Use the guidance to ensure you work with reputable facilities that have high standards and produce good quality WEEE derived materials

The benefits of using the guidance

  • Provides guidance on how to improve export practices
  • Provide your clients confidence that you are exporting WEEE in an appropriate way
  • Gives an understanding of the demands on others in the WEEE supply chain
  • Allows peace of mind when dealing with others in the WEEE supply chain