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2013-02-27 08:23:54

REUTLINGEN, Germany, February 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - CE documentation and several years of document archiving will become obligatory In addition to the Chemicals Regulation REACH (Regulation concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals), medical devices will have to comply with the European RoHS Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment in the future: As of July...

2013-02-27 08:23:16

The first eWaste public pure play brand in Europe LONDON, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Waste Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: EWSI) (the "Company"), an electronic waste management and reverse logistics company, announced today the signing of a definitive Master License Agreement for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. The exclusive two-year agreement calls for an initial license fee payment plus annual royalties and a minimum sales commitment of $2,000,000. EWSI, with...

2013-02-06 08:24:16

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Darian Capital Services today announced the launch of two services to address impending United States and European regulations that will change the way hedge and private equity funds are marketed. In the U.S., such "private" funds have been barred from "general solicitations" or any wide-net advertising. Some interpretations of this bar have meant hiding even basic fund information and performance from the public. Enacted last year, the JOBS Act...

2013-01-09 05:02:11

Sims Recycling Solutions, Canada, has announced the start up of their newest electronics recycling facility in Quebec, Canada. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) January 08, 2013 Sims Recycling Solutions, Canada, the global leader in electronics reuse and recycling has announced the start up of their newest electronics recycling facility in Quebec, Canada. Sims has expanded their current recycling service offerings of waste electronic and electrical equipment (WEEE) for consumers, businesses, governments...

2012-09-27 10:21:34

WILTSHIRE, United Kingdom, Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- "We are delighted that Mike has chosen to move his consulting practice to ENVIRON," said Aidan Turnbull, Head of WEEE, RoHS and Ecodesign at ENVIRON. "With rapidly expanding regulatory activity throughout the Americas, as well as ever-increasing customer requirements, we have successfully brought on board a well-known and internationally respected veteran in environmental regulations and standards, as well as deepened our manufacturing...

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2012-09-04 18:06:44

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online When a device such as a cell phone, computer, or refrigerator breaks, so many of us just think to take it out with the trash. What's not considered is the hazardous materials inside the devices that then leech into the environment - or could be recycled into new devices. In Europe, there's legislation governing Integrated Waste Management Systems (SIG), however it's not always followed. A new study conducted by the University of...

2012-08-28 18:20:29

LONDON, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- E-waste represents one of the fastest-growing sectors by volume within the global waste industry. Due to this fact and to impending legislative targets the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) recycling market looks very promising during the next few years with plenty of opportunities for its participants across the value chain. According to a new analysis by Frost & Sullivan titled "Global Opportunities in the Waste Electrical and...