WEEE Good Practice - Approved/Authorised Treatment Facilities

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?

  • Promote your good practice to current and potential clients
  • Use as a benchmark to allow industry to assess you against
  • Implement and make improvements to your operating procedures by following this guide
  • Gain a better understanding of the treatment chain from source to end market, allowing you to identify and improve the quality and efficiency of treatment and re-use
  • Identify where procedures can be implemented to improve transparency and traceability of the WEEE you treat or re-use

The benefits of using the guidance

  • Helps identify how to improve current practice
  • Provides an opportunity to demonstrate good practice
  • Gives advice that could improve your business opportunities