Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment

DIRECTIVE 2012/19/EU ON THE TREATMENT, COLLECTION, RECYCLING
AND DISPOSAL OF ELECTRIC AND ELECTRONIC DEVICES AND THEIR COMPONENTS

 

INFORMATION

1. FOR COUNTRIES IN THE EUROPEAN UNION (EU)

The disposal of electric and electronic devices as solid urban waste is strictly prohibited: it must be collected separately.
The dumping of these devices at unequipped and unauthorized places may have hazardous effects on health and the environment.
Offenders will be subjected to the penalties and measures laid down by the law.
 
To dispose of our devices correctly:

  1. Contact the Local Authorities, who will give you the practical information you need and the instructions for handling the waste correctly, for example: location and times of the waste collection centres, etc.
  2. When you purchase a new device of ours, give a used device similar to the one purchased to our dealer for disposal.

 

The crossed dustbin symbol on the device means that:
- When it to be disposed of, the device is to be taken to the equipped waste collection centres and is to be handled separately from urban waste;

 

2. FOR OTHER COUNTRIES (NOT IN THE EU)

The treatment, collection, recycling and disposal of electric and electronic devices will be carried out in accordance with the laws in force in the country in question.
 

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