Legislative Decree No. 49/2014, from 15 August 2018, has provided for an extension of regulations which require producers, importers and those who sell electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) under their own brand to organise and finance the waste (WEEE) collection and recovery system deriving from products placed on the market.
This extended scope covers equipment for which no specific exclusion (open scope) is envisaged.
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DEFINITION OF EEE, Electrical and electronic equipment:
equipment which is dependent on electric currents or electromagnetic fields to work properly and equipment for the generation, transfer and measurement of currents and fields and designed to be used with a voltage not exceeding 1000 volts for alternating current and 1500 volts for direct current.
Read our in-depth analysis of the Open Scope.