Monthly Archives:: June 2012

Strateco contracts with MRF

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Strateco has agreed a major contract with one of the UK’s largest material recovery facilities. As local authorities seek to recover more recyclables direct from household collections, and the WEEE Recast sets stringent WEEE collection targets, Strateco has established a contract to support the WEEE sorting activities of a major MRF. Company Chairman, David Burton… Read more »

Strateco launches small retailer collections

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In anticipation of increased collection targets Strateco has launched an initiative to support collections of WEEE from small retailers. Director, Carl Kruger, stated “The collections, which take place under Regulation 32, ensures that our clients are in a stronger position for meeting current B2C WEEE tonnage obligations and will go towards offsetting the forthcoming higher… Read more »

EC adopts WEEE Recast Directive

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With the Recast receiving formal approval from the Council of Ministers, the Directive will become law once it is published in the Official Journal of the European Communities. The clock then starts ticking and Member States will then have 18 months to transpose into their national legislation. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is… Read more »