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Recolight Celebrates Recycling Third Of A Billion Lamps

Recolight, the UK’s leading lighting WEEE compliance scheme has announced a major milestone having funded the recycling of a third of a billion fluorescent & LED lamps and luminaires since the WEEE regulations were implemented in 2007. This is enough waste to fill the Royal Albert Hall 12 times.

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Third Recolight Webinar In The Circular Economy Series Poses More Questions

more questionsThe third webinar in the Recolight Lighting & the Circular Economy series was held on 15 September. It continued the conversation by discussing the next steps required for the lighting industry to move towards a Circular Economy.

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Lighting And The Circular Economy Webinar – moving towards a sustainable industry

webinarThe third Recolight webinar in the Lighting & the Circular Economy series is scheduled for 15 September at 11:00. It will look at the next steps the lighting industry needs to take to move towards a Circular Economy. This will follow on from the presentations and discussions during the first two webinars.

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WEEE Non-compliance Of LED Lamps Sold Through Amazon Raised In Parliamentary committee

screen shotAt a hearing of the Environmental Audit Committee (EAC), Amazon’s worldwide Director of Environmental Affairs was challenged over the high level of non-compliant product sold through their site.

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Lighting and the Circular Economy – Webinar 14 July

recolight webinarIndustry experts in sustainability and product design are set to gather to discuss how the lighting sector can address its environmental impact.

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Online Marketplaces Criticised For Allowing WEEE Non-compliance To Flourish

searchThe European WEEE Registers Network (EWRN) this week released a report that strongly condemns online marketplaces for the high level of WEEE non-compliance.

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What You Need To Know About New Regulations & Standards That Will Change Lighting

a summaryThe Lighting Industry came together on 28 May to listen in to Recolight’s webinar highlighting proposals for new Circular Economy standards and regulations.

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Interest Free Loans To Support Waste Electrical And Lamp Recyclers During The Coronavirus Crisis

Recycling lightThe Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Fund (WEEE Fund) has announced its “WEEE Support Grants and Loans Package” to support waste electrical and lamp recyclers during the coronavirus crisis.

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Lighting and the Circular Economy – Webinar 28 May

recolight webinarThe Recolight Circular Economy webinar will take place on May 28 at 11am. The webinar will give attendees vital insights into new Circular Economy regulations, standards and commercial requirements for lighting.

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Storing Waste Lamps And Electricals During The Corona Crisis

Storing waste lampsOrganisations providing essential services during the lockdown continue to operate, although in a difficult environment, whilst applying appropriate social distancing requirements. Such organisations can be expected to continue producing waste lamps, electricals and batteries.

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