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Manage compliance to recycling regulations in North America and Europe

May 6th, 2021

Over half of US states and Canadian provinces now have e-waste (WEEE), batteries or packaging recycling regulations with more coming into force in 2021. Electronics manufacturers face fines of up to $3 million CAD in Canada and up to $1 million USD in the USA for non-compliance.

Additionally, North American companies also have recycling compliance obligations for product sales into Europe. With over 330 recycling schemes to assess and choose from, ensuring compliance presents a large resource burden. To make matters more challenging, not all schemes are suitable for North American companies exporting products to Europe.

Sphera EC4P have developed a “One, Two, Three” step process to help you implement a robust global E-waste, Batteries & Packaging compliance program:

  1. Identify your compliance exposure with EC4P’s online Compliance Risk Map, country risk profiles and accompanying information resources

  2. Stay on top of the expanding and evolving recycling laws applicable to your products with EC4P’s customisable Regulatory Monitoring Service

  3. Let EC4P’s expert consultants and best-in-class software guarantee your global compliance program with our Managed Compliance Services

Sphera is the leading provider of Integrated Risk Management software, data and consulting services with a focus on Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EHS&S), Operational Risk Management and Product Stewardship.

Sphera EC4P is managed and run by:

Thinkstep Compliance Ltd, a Sphera Company
Overmoor, Corsham
Wiltshire, UK
SN13 9TZ

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