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Legislative Decree No. 151 implementing Directives 2002/95/EC and 2002/96/EC on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and on waste disposal.

Country/Territory
Italy
Document type
Legislation
Date
2005
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Waste & hazardous substances
Keyword
Solid waste Hazardous substances Recycling/reuse Hazardous waste Waste management Waste prevention Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Europe, European Union Countries, Southern Europe
Entry into force notes
The Legislative Decree entered into force on 13 August 2005.
Abstract

In compliance with the rules laid down at the European Community level, this Legislative Decree establishes provisions concerning the prevention of waste resulting from electrical and electronic equipment and, furthermore, aims at promoting the reuse and recycling of such waste, as well as the restriction on the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment. Annex 1 defines the equipment which falls within the scope of this Legislative Decree. Penalties are laid down under a

Full text
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Website
www.comune.jesi.an.it

References - Legislation

Implements

Directive 2002/96/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Solid waste, Hazardous substances, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

Legislation | European Union | 2003 | Repealed

Keyword: Hazardous substances, Solid waste

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Implemented by

Decree setting up the Supervisory Committee on management of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

Legislation | Italy | 2007

Keyword: Institution, Solid waste, Hazardous substances

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Decree amending Annex 5 to Legislative Decree No. 151 of 2005 implementing Directives 2002/95/EC and 2002/96/EC on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and on waste disposal.

Legislation | Italy | 2013

Keyword: Solid waste, Hazardous substances, Recycling/reuse, Hazardous waste, Waste management, Waste prevention

Source: FAO, FAOLEX