Invitation to EucoLight conference: Actions to stop illegal free-riding through online-platforms

Legislative actions and controls to stop illegal free-riding through online-platforms_EucoLight Event 6 Nov BrusselsEucoLight are to host a conference in Brussels the afternoon of 6 November to discuss:

Legislative actions & controls to stop illegal free-riding through online-platforms

With the continued growth in purchases through online marketplaces, it is so important that companies operating in this way fulfill their environmental obligations; with financial contributions to waste management.  All too often, they do not and the scale of their non-compliance has reached disturbing proportions.

Over the last 2 years EU workshops and studies have been addressing the extent of the problem.  These have have helped  raise awareness of the scale and impact of non-compliant online sales on Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) systems.

The EucoLight conference will showcase the work now being undertaken by Member States.  It will help create a road map for driving compliance within online marketplaces.

Please come and join us to debate and get a clear picture of the latest multi-level developments. Attending will be:

  • Representatives of the EU institutions
  • National law makers and enforcement agencies
  • Actors in the Producer Responsibility chain
  • Specialised analysts
  • Online operators

To receive an invitation, please register your interest ,you will then be sent more details as soon as available.

About EucoLight

EucoLight is the voice of European WEEE compliance schemes specialised in managing the collection and recycling of WEEE lighting; working to make the circular economy a reality for lighting products.

EucoLight member logoEucoLight’s objective is to promote the development of a better regulatory framework and the efficient collection and recycling of waste lamps. Our members are Collection and Recycling Organisations in Europe.

Recolight is one of 20 members.

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