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Title:PRODUCER OR MANUFACTURER RESPONSIBILITIES FOR FINANCING, COLLECTION, AND RECYCLING OF MERCURY-CONTAINING LAMPS OR OTHER ELECTRONIC PRODUCTS
RCRA Online Number:14771
Date:05/17/2007
To:Vanderstricht
From:Hale
Organization of Recipient:Price Waterhouse Coopers
Description: EPA’s Office of Solid Waste (OSW) is not aware of existing laws or regulations to establish producer or manufacturer responsibilities for financing and organizing the collection and recycling of mercury-containing lamps. OSW’s focus is on establishment and implementation of voluntary partnerships and programs aimed at increasing the lamp recycling rate. Currently four states (California, Maryland, Washington, and Minnesota) have laws requiring the takeback and financing of selected electronic products (usually televisions (TVs) and computer monitors).
Regulatory Citation(s) : NA EXIT disclaimer
Statutory Citation(s):NA Read US Code 42, Chapter 82 EXIT disclaimer
Topic(s):Mercury Wastes; Recycling
Approximate Number of Hardcopy Pages:1
EPA Publication Number:NA
RPPC Number (if applicable): NA
Official OSW Policy:No

 

 
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