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Passive electronic devices: Component or electrical device?

Do wall sockets, fuses and ready-made extension cords need to comply with the ElektroG? Or are they considered to be components, which are therefore not subject to that law?

To help manufacturers, who might potentially be affected by such questions...

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Planned harmonisation of WEEE reporting in Europe by 2020

The revision of the WEEE Directive was meant to lead to a harmonisation between the various national laws and to reduce the red tape for manufacturers as well as for the national registers. However, different European countries have implemented the...

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