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From 1 January 2024 we are also ensuring compliance with the legal obligations for manufacturers of electric equipment in Germany

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ASEKOL SK s.r.o., is an authorized producer responsibility organization (PRO) for treating designated streams of waste from packaging, non-packaging products, electric and electronic equipment, and used batteries and accumulators. It has been providing comprehensive services in the area of waste management for over 13 years.

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12 642 TONNES
ASEKOL SK collected 12 642 tonnes of electrical and electronic equipment waste in 2022.
Red and white containers for the collection of small electrical waste are already used by more than 20% of the population of Slovakia.
ASEKOL SK has more than 3 729 collection points all around the Slovak Republic and the number continues to rise.
ASEKOL SK is represented in executive bodies and the experts group of the international organization WEEELABEX.

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26. 3. 2024

The WEEE Waste Directive is about to undergo a major change. The EU Council has adopted changes.

On 4 March 2024, the EU Council adopted changes to the WEEE legislation 2012/19/EU on waste electrical and electronic equipment (e.g. computer, washing machine, photovoltaic panels). The reason for the change to the WEEE Directive is the 2022 CJEU ruling on the partial invalidity of the Directive due to the unjustified retroactive application of extended […]

New chance for waste photovoltaic panels

A member of the ASEKOL Group, Technoworld a.s., a WEEE labex certified company, is one of the major solar panel processors in the Czech Republic. Technoworld a.s. has recently purchased a new Japanese innovative technology for recycling solar panels. The main advantage of this new technology is that it can remove the glass from the […]

6. 3. 2024

New classification of batteries and accumulators

The Batteries and Waste Batteries Regulation provides for the classification of batteries into 5 categories. Below we offer you a visual overview of each category. Portable batteries ≤5 kg (PB) Abbreviation Name PB Portable batteries, all portable batteries PB General / PB GEN Portable batteries for general use PB Primary / PB PRIM Non-rechargeable portable […]

Parliament adopts an opinion on the reduction, reuse and recycling of packaging waste

Packaging in the EU generated a turnover of €355 billion in 2018. This type of waste is growing steadily, with the total volume in the EU increasing to 84 million tonnes in 2021. Each European will therefore produce almost 189 kg of packaging waste. Without intervention and new measures, this amount is expected to increase […]