Reducing Red Tape
The Government is consulting on changes to the battery and packaging regulations designed to reduce red tape. The proposed changes include removing the obligation on schemes to have operational plans and allowing, changing the rules on who can sign off battery data reports and removing the obligation for battery recyclers to obtain independent audit reports.

The consultation runs until 22 May and can be found
Government sets 2015 WEEE Targets
BIS, the department responsible for the WEEE Regulations has set the WEEE recycling target for 2015. Overall the target has been increased by around 3% to 507 thousand tonnes. This is the amount of waste electrical equipment that Producers (via their compliance schemes) are required to recycle in 2015.
2014 WEEE target has been met
Figures on the government website have confirmed that the UK met the 2014 recycling target. The figures can be found on https://www.gov.uk/

About WEEEComply

WEEEComply is a Producer Compliance Scheme operated by Complypak. WEEEComply has been fully approved by the Environment Agency as a Producer Compliance Scheme.

WEEEComply is part of the Prismm Group of companies. The Prismm group has been operating for over fifteen years in the field of recycling and Producer Responsibility. With links to some of the UK's biggest recyclers, we can provide compliance with recycling legislation at the lowest cost.

WEEEComply offers legal compliance with the WEEE regulations, peace of mind and advice regarding the law and recycling of WEEE.

Benefits of joining:

  • WEEEComply takes on your legal obligations
  • Compliance with the regulations bringing peace of mind
  • Expert advice and guidance on registration, data collection and the other provisions of the regulations
  • Email updates on regulatory developments

WEEEComply's is registered with the Environment Agency: Registration number WEE/GP3338PL/SCH. WEEEComply is an open scheme for both household and non-household EEE.

“We found the WEEE regulations daunting and confusing. The help and advice we received from WEEEComply, ensured that the introduction of this legislation ran smoothly and without a problem. The ongoing service and support has been excellent...great work guys!”

Steve Longmore
Operations Director

Novatech UK Ltd