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EucoLight conference highlights challenges faced for WEEE lighting
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11 May 2017

EucoLight conference highlights challenges faced for WEEE lighting

Delegates from 18 lighting WEEE compliance schemes and their lighting producer board members met at the second EucoLight Conference in Bratislava to discuss and share insight into challenges faced with the WEEE lighting. Mr. Marián Stryček, WEEE expert at the Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic and counsellor to the EU Presidency, shared […]

EucoLight at Light+Building, Frankfurt, Germany
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8 March 2016

EucoLight at Light+Building, Frankfurt, Germany

Light + Building is the world’s biggest trade fair for lighting and building-services technology. About 2,500 exhibitors take part at the Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre and almost one in two of the over 210,000 visitors comes from outside Germany. EucoLight, the European association of lighting WEEE compliance schemes will be present at Light+Buidling through […]

First EucoLight conference looks at recycling challenges and opportunities for lighting
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11 February 2016

First EucoLight conference looks at recycling challenges and opportunities for lighting

EucoLight, the association of European Lighting WEEE compliance schemes held its first annual Conference and General Assembly last week in Chantilly, France. The conference objective was to review and respond to the recycling challenges and opportunities of evolving lamp and lighting equipment. Insight was received from the 60 delegates representing 16 lighting WEEE compliance scheme […]

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18 December 2015

EucoLight welcomes the Commission’s Circular Economy Package

EucoLight, the association of European Lighting WEEE compliance schemes has cautiously welcomed the Circular Economy Package released by the European Commission on 2 December 2015. It is particularly pleased to observe that the Commission considers Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) a key tool of an efficient circular economy. Commenting on the news, EucoLight Chairman Juan Carlos […]

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12 November 2015

EucoLight delivers for lighting WEEE in 2015

EucoLight, the new lighting WEEE compliance scheme trade association has made good progress in its first year of operation. Nigel Harvey, Chief Executive of Recolight, and a board member of EucoLight said today “EucoLight now has members from 16 EU Member States, which gives the organisation a great deal of credibility when dealing with European […]

EucoLight – The European Association of lighting WEEE compliance schemes
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26 June 2015

EucoLight – The European Association of lighting WEEE compliance schemes

A new European association focused on WEEE in the lighting sector has been established. EucoLight has been created to give a voice to WEEE compliance schemes that are specialised in managing the collection and recycling of lamps and luminaires. The WEEE Directive, as recast, has greater impact on lighting than on any other industry sector. […]

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