Glenn Christie of Tungsram Lighting joins Recolight Board

Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme, is pleased to announce the appointment of Glenn Christie from Tungsram Lighting to the Recolight Board. Glenn, a Product Line Leader for lamps and drivers at Tungsram, brings with him 15 years of experience working in the electrical and electronic...

open scope and the WEEE regulations

The WEEE Regulations have got bigger!

The WEEE Regulations have applied to a closed scope of products since 2007. Unless a product was listed in the fourteen categories, then they were out of scope. A specific exclusion meant that household luminaires were also out of scope. In January 2019, The Regulations moved...

get switched on to WEEE

New lighting products in scope of WEEE Regulations

Are you ready for WEEE? The WEEE Regulations have applied to a closed scope of products since 2007. Unless a product was listed in the fourteen categories, then they were out of scope. A specific exclusion meant that household luminaires were also out of scope. However, from...

EucoLight - European association of lighting WEEE compliance schemes

EucoLight welcomes new Member, Appliances Recycling SA

Appliances Recycling SA from Greece has joined EucoLight, the European association of lighting WEEE compliance schemes. This brings the total of Members to 19 plus affiliate Member, Lighting Europe. Marc Guiraud, Secretary General of EucoLight, commented: "We are delighted to welcome Appliances Recycling SA to EucoLight and...

The Government has published an amendment to the WEEE regulations (SI 2018 No. 1214).

Government publishes amendment to the WEEE regulations (SI 2018 No. 1214)

The Government has published an amendment to the WEEE regulations (SI 2018 No. 1214).  The text includes a few minor editorial changes, together with three more substantial modifications, which the Government first announced in May 2018. The three substantial changes are: EEE and WEEE categories The regulations have...

Introduction to WEEE Regulations and Open Scope

Changes are coming to the WEEE Regulations. We're moving to an Open Scope, but what does that mean? This video of a presentation delivered at LuxLive 2018 explains all. You will find  lot of information on our website - and a number of blog posts too. If you do...

Recolight appoints new Operations Manager

Recolight, the specialist WEEE compliance scheme for the lighting industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Amel Gharbi to the role of Operations and Compliance Manager. Amel has over 10 years’ experience in Logistics & Compliance Management. She joins Recolight from Baker Hughes, a GE...

Learn about your WEEE obligations & recycling at LuxLive 2018

The WEEE Regulations are changing – more products are coming into scope This means that: November 2018 Producers who up to now have been exempt must join a WEEE Compliance scheme. January 2019 Producers of household luminairs and lighting accessories will need to start reporting to their WEEE...

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