More than half of all EU member states implemented the WEEE 2 – take-e-way offers solutions

16 of the 28 EU member states implemented the WEEE 2. take-e-way offers complete WEEE solutions for all EU countries in 7 languages.

(Hamburg/Bruxelles) According to the information of take-e-way, more than 16 of the 28 EU member states completely implemented the amended WEEE directive. Most of the other states already took measures to implement the directive. Thus, legal sales in a large part of the most important European electronic markets are only possible if manufacturers, exporters and dealers are registered according to the amended WEEE. take-e-way offers services for legally compliant sales to Europe-wide selling companies.

16 of the 28 EU member states implemented the WEEE 2
According to the information of take-e-way, the following countries completely implemented the WEEE 2: Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, Great Britain, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, the Netherlands and Portugal.

The current implementation status of the WEEE 2 can be watched over on the website of take-e-way.

Complete WEEE solutions for all EU countries in 7 languages
take-e-way supports all manufacturers, exporters and dealers in selling electrical and electronic devices in all 28 EU countries in 7 languages: English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, Polish and German.

Information and websites in the national languages on the most important EU markets
take-e-way offers information to its customers about the WEEE and Internet offers for the most important EU markets and the appropriate contact persons in the corresponding national language:

- England/foreign countries in general:
- France:
- The Netherlands
- Poland:
- Germany:

Other information offers will follow.

About take-e-way

- Founded in 2004 in Hamburg
- Currently 27 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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