Electronics Recycling Asia: Playing Catch-up

As the e-scrap stream has grown and changed, both laws and certification systems are attempting to keep up. Jean Cox-Kearns “We’d like to achieve a closed loop—it’s our aspirational goal,” said Jean Cox-Kearns, the Ireland-based Director of Compliance for Dell Global Takeback, part of computer maker Dell Inc., Round Rock, Texas.

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R2 Solutions releases guidance document


R2 Solutions and Greeneye Partners have released a new guidance document intended to help companies conform to the new R2:2013 standard. The 58-page guidance document provides best practices on how facilities can implement the principles described in the R2:2013 certification, as well as clarifications and standard interpretations of the language in the certification. For example, […]

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