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Free Of Charge Waste Lamp Recycling

Free lamp recycling with RecolightChanges to the way the Government sets WEEE targets means that most companies should now be able to access free waste lamp recycling

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Learn About Your WEEE Obligations at Light + Build With Recolight

With many new lighting producers entering the market, it is important that those importing to the UK understand WEEE and their legal obligations. Recolight see Light + Build as an excellent opportunity to help new entrants to comply with WEEE in the UK.

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UK Lamp Recycling Rate Leaps Ahead in 2015

UK Recycling RatesRecolight, the UK’s leading lighting compliance scheme, has welcomed the publication yesterday of the UK’s 2015 national WEEE recycling data.  

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First EucoLight Conference Looks At Circular Economy And LED Recycling

EucoLightEucoLight, the association of European Lighting WEEE compliance schemes held its first annual Conference and General Assembly this month in Chantilly, France.

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Environment Agency Data Shows Recolight Is UK’s Fastest Growing WEEE Scheme In 2015

Recolight member growthDuring 2015, the Recolight WEEE compliance scheme membership increased more than any other UK scheme.  

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The Lighting Industry And A Circular Economy

Circular Ecomomy of lightingA circular economy moves away from products that are made, used, and then landfilled.  Instead, resources are kept in use for as long as possible, and then recovered to make new products.  

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EucoLight Cautiously Welcomes the Commission’s Circular Economy Package

EucoLightEucoLight, the association of European Lighting WEEE compliance schemes has cautiously welcomed the Circular Economy Package released by the European Commission in December 2015. 

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Recolight Reiterates The Importance Of WEEE Compliance at LuxLive 2015

Nigel Harvey Recolight CEORecolight, the UK’s leading Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) compliance scheme for lighting, exhibited at LuxLive 2015 in ExCel London on Thursday 19th and Friday 20th November.

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EucoLight Delivers For lighting WEEE in 2015

EucoLight logoEucoLight, the new lighting WEEE compliance scheme trade association has made good progress in its first year of operation.

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UK Amidst The Top Recycling Of Lamps in Europe

For the second consecutive year, the United Kingdom has been identified as the second largest recycler of lamps in Europe. Figures released by leading European lighting recycling schemes show that in 2014 the UK collected and processed 6,368 tonnes of lamps, second only to Germany which treated over 7,500 tonnes in 2014.

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