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Printer cartridge WEEE exclusion will not wreck reuse levels

By Rebecca ThyerThe Government does not believe that excluding printer cartridges from the scope of the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive will cause reuse levels to drop. In response to this months Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee report it stated: If printer cartridges were to be included, original equipment manufacturers would be obliged to take back their old printer cartridges when supplying new ones and recycle them, thus ...