“Analysis of Extended Producer Responsibility Schemes” – published by adelphi
Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) schemes – key elements of the circular economy – tend to perform better...
“Tackling fires caused by lithium batteries in e-waste” – A new report published by the WEEE Forum
More and more electrical and electronic products in everyday life contain batteries, making life more convenient...
“Philips perceives StEP as an international stakeholder platform that results in a better understanding of e-waste management for all parties involved and creates improvement opportunities for recycling systems worldwide.”
Eelco Smit -Senior Director SustainabilityPhilips Consumer Lifestyle
“Partnership and knowledge transfer are the two key issues for joining the StEP Initiative. There is a need to apply an environmental and economical sound e-waste management system in the Middle East & North Africa in cooperation with the StEP members."
Hossam Allam - Regional Programme ManagerCEDARE - Centre for Environmental and Development for the Arab Region & Europe, Egypt
“StEP is a great way to work on the really big e-waste issues with people from industry, government and academia."
Colin Fitzpatrick - Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering, LecturerUniversity of Limerick
“StEP provides a global platform, enables knowledge exchange and bridges the North-South gap. Empa as a research institute and co-founder of StEP strongly supports this important endeavor."
Heinz Böni - Critical Materials and Resource Efficiency Group (CARE), Head of Research GroupEmpa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology