European Parliament industry committee calls for binding EN 50625 standards

Committee on Industry, Research and Energy of the European Parliament proposes that the Commission take measures to make compliance with the EN 50625 series on treatment of WEEE legally binding.

May 26, 2016

This is the draft opinion of the Committee on Industry, Research and Energy for the Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety of the European Parliament. The amendments listed in this draft opinion will be subject of votes at committee level and, subsequently, in plenary session. The eventual Parliament opinion will then be lodged with the Council of Ministers for a vote. The full procedure reviewing the Directive will take several months.