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Bureau Veritas and take-e-way offer seminars on legal requirements in electrical & electronic products

Thematic focuses are: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act, WEEE, Battery Act and RoHS

(Hamburg) In 2014, take-e-way and the Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services Germany GmbH will mutually offer seminars on "Legal requirements in electrical & electronic products". The seminars will be hold in German language.

Thematic focuses are: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act, WEEE, Battery Act and RoHS

The seminar provides basics, definitions and obligations of the Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act (WEEE) and the Battery Act.

In addition, scope, substances and limit values, exceptions as well as obligations to provide proof and the documentation requirements of the RoHS directive (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) are imparted.

Understanding requirements and obligations

The objective of the seminar is that the participants understand the requirements and obligations of the directive and laws and learn what they need to observe in their companies.

Seminar for purchasers, quality managers, manufacturers, importers

The seminar is suitable for purchasers, quality managers, manufacturers, distributors, importers and thus for all who manufacture, distribute or import electrical and electronic devices.

Three dates throughout Germany

You may choose among the following three dates:

- April 2nd at Nuremberg/Germany
- June 25th at Ratingen/Germany
- November 12th at Hamburg/Germany

Questions and registration

For any questions regarding this seminar and your registration, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs Eileen Knittel under the phone No +49/40/7404100-85 or marketing.cps@de.bureauveritas.com.

About take-e-way

- Founded in 2004 in Hamburg
- Currently 20 employees
- Managers: Jochen Stepp, Oliver Friedrichs

Business fields: The take-e-way GmbH assumes the implementation of bureaucratic and operative requirements and obligations of manufacturers, importers, wholesalers, retailers and distributors of electrical and electronic devices in Germany and abroad in the field of product responsibility according to the law (Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act, WEEE, Battery Act, Packaging Ordinance, etc.).

VERE e.V.: The VERE Association for the take-back and recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment (VERE e.V. registered association) founded in 2003 is the organization having the largest number of members among providers, manufacturers, trade associations and individuals regarding the implementation of the Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act (ElektroG/WEEE) in Germany. VERE is the founding organization of take-e-way and also represents the interests of more than 3,000 companies at political level.

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