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Liberator Ltd WEEE (PRN) Producer
Registration Number: WEE/EH0196VQ
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Return Instructions
If you would like to dispose of your Liberator branded product's under the Waste
Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive, please e-mail
full details including serial numbers (if appropriate) of all waste to be
collected and disposed of.
Also please provide full contact details including a collection address and e-mail and phone. You will be contacted by a representative from Liberator within two business working days either to request follow-up information or for scheduling the waste collection. On behalf of Liberator Ltd we thank you for the proper disposal of your waste electrical and electronic equipment products
In the European Union (EU), waste from electrical and electronic equipment
(WEEE) is now subject to regulation designed to prevent the disposal of
such waste and to encourage or treatment measures to minimize the amount
ultimately disposed. The objective of this regulation is to preserve, protect
and improve the quality of the environment, protect human health, and utilize
natural resources prudently. In particular, the EU WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC
(the WEEE Directive) requires that Producers of electronic equipment be
responsible for the collection, reuse, recycling and treatment of WEEE
which the Producer
places on the EU market after August 13, 2005. Liberator as an electronics
producer and distributor endeavours to meet these environmental responsibilities
for managing WEEE. In so doing, Liberator is providing the following to
inform its customers about Liberators WEEE collection process.
To comply with the WEEE Directive, Liberator has expanded their product take back program to cover collection, treatment, recovery and disposal of all electrical and electronic equipment sold by Liberator into all EU Member States on and after August 13, 2005 where Liberator is the producer of such equipment. Liberator will take back WEEE, including sub assemblies, components and consumables which are part of Liberator's equipment, from its customers within the EU.
WEEE Collection Process
if you have purchased Liberator-branded electrical or electronic products
in the EU on and after August 13, 2005, and are intending to discard these
products at the end of their useful life, please do not dispose of them with
your other household or municipal waste. Liberator has labelled its electronic
products with the WEEE label to alert our customers that products bearing
this label should not be disposed in a landfill or with municipal or household
waste in the EU. Instead, please be aware that Liberator is making a return
and collection system available to you for discarding these products.
When Liberator-branded EEE sold into the European Union has reached the end of its useful life, Liberator collects the WEEE from our customers and routes it to our treatment contractor in the UK where the waste will be audited and screened for correct disposal. Where possible, the products will be reused. Material that cannot be reused in some form is recycled by Liberator’s asset recovery contractor. A significant portion of Liberator's returns are recovered, either by remanufacturing, reselling and recycling with minimal waste being sent to the landfill.
To help in the proper handling of electronic products at the end of their useful life, Liberator requests you return those products using the instructions provided above, so that the products can be collected, dismantled for reuse and recycled, and properly disposed.
While the WEEE Directive does not require that Liberator collect historical WEEE from products purchased by our customers before August 13, 2005, Liberator will evaluate your request to take back such historical waste. A WEEE management fee may apply to such waste.
For any other general inquiries related to Liberator's WEEE compliance program,
please submit your questions to:
By working together with its customers for the return of Liberator products, Liberator can better meet its environmental stewardship goals in the UK & EU by properly managing product returns for reuse, recycling and waste minimization wherever possible. With your help, we can continue our commitment to protecting the global environment.