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20 May

COVID-19

BEIS set up a number of business working groups to develop plans for going back to work (or in some cases continuing to work) while the coronavirus threat...

20 May

EPR REPORT

The European Commission has published the final report of Eunomia's Study to Support Preparation of the Commission's Guidance for Extended Producer Responsibility...

20 May

WEEE SUPPORT

We reported last month on a proposal to spend several million pounds from the WEEE Fund to help Approved Authorised Treatment Facilities (AATFs) survive...

20 May

WET STANDARDS

As we have previously reported the European Commission's draft Standardisation Request for washing machines, washer-dryers and dishwashers originally included...

20 May

SWISS ENERGY LABELS

Switzerland has published its amended Ecodesign and Energy Label regulation on household appliances. It covers dishwashers, washing machines, cooling...

01 Apr

Covid-19 information for businesses

During the current Covid-19 pandemic AMDEA members are doing their best to ensure that key appliances can still be repaired or replaced. AMDEA has sought...

22 Jan

Brexit

There is now an "in-principle" agreement on the UK leaving the EU. Both the UK and the EU need to approve and sign the withdrawal agreement before detailed...

22 Jan

New Climate Change Act

AMDEA has been notified of a new roadmap for an EU law to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. This is in pursuit of the goal set out in the European Green...

22 Jan

Government Liaisons

Already this year AMDEA has had further conversations with Government Departments on various matters - the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)...