WEEE Good Practice - designated collection facility operators

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 the key opportunities to improve your facilities to maximise the collection of WEEE for re-use and recycling
  • Address and manage issues experienced by treatment facilities, such as the presence of gas cylinders which can pose a hazard
  • Identify and implement procedures which can help promote good relations between the organisations, whilst supporting the efficient and safe collections of WEEE from source

The benefits of using the guidance

  • Improve management of site to maximise the collection of WEEE for re-use or recycling
  • Improve relationships with clients and contractors and demonstrating the benefits of working together