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Umbrella body needed to monitor battery compliance schemes, claims Varta

Battery Directive producer compliance schemes need an umbrella body where they can be checked and monitored, according to Varta Consumer Batteries UK, a European batteries manufacturer.In a July consultation, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said that it would adopt a multiple producer compliance scheme like the one used for the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) system. This is where manufacturers have to sign up with a producer compliance ...