Webinar – Lighting and the Circular Economy – 28 May 11:00 to 12:00
A Recolight webinar to tell you what you need to know about new regulations, standards and commercial requirements for lighting.
Defra’s Circular Economy Team, Lighting Europe, and Recolight will provide an essential introduction to the changes. The webinar will be chaired by Ray Molony and will last about an hour.
Find out how the Circular Economy standards and regulations will affect your business by joining this business briefing. It’s free to attend.
A Recolight one day Circular Economy conference is planned for October . This will bring together experts for across the industry and will look at the commercial opportunities in ending waste and obsolescence for lighting products. Presenters include: Government, manufacturers, specifiers, and end users.
Sustainability is rapidly moving from “The right thing to do to safeguard our planet” to “A must do to stay in business”. The earlier companies start, the more likely they are to be able to meet/exceed the new requirements.
Time & Registration
11:00 to 12:00 BST
FREE to attend
The conference agenda has been designed for the lighting industry and end users.
On the agenda
- Overview of Defra’s strategic aims for a circular economy
James Butterworth, Circular Economy Team, Defra
Matt Stocks, WEEE Regulations, Product Regulation and Producer Responsibility Team Defra
- How EU laws and policies on sustainability are impacting lighting products
Ourania Georgoutsakou, Secretary General, LightingEurope
- Impacts of the Waste Directive, WEEE, waste packaging and battery legislation
Nigel Harvey, CEO Recolight
- Overview of industry initiatives for adopting CE principles
Ray Molony, Independent consultant in the lighting industry
Q&A chaired by Ray Molony