The United Kingdom is under an obligation to minimise the disposal of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) in domestic waste and encourage recycling, recovery and environmentally sound disposal. Thane Direct is committed to promoting the reuse, recycling and recovery of WEEE by contributing to the appropriate compliance schemes. Product packaging will be marked with the crossed out wheeled bin symbol (see below) to indicate that the product must not be disposed of in domestic waste but disposed of through an approved WEEE take back scheme. For details of your local collection facilities, please contact your local authority or visit www.recycle-more.co.uk (Thane Direct is not responsible for the content of external websites. This link will open a new window).
If you are enquiring because you the final user of Electrical And Electronic Equipment (EEE), placed on the market by Thane Direct, that has now reached the end of its life and you have agreed to accept the responsibility for financing its collection, treatment, recovery and environmentally sound disposal under The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2005. Thane Direct is a member of the registered EEE producers through Electrolink Recycling Ltd. Rather than offer a take-back scheme, Thane Direct has paid to be a member of the Electrolink WEEE Compliance Service. Envirowise work with Local Authorities Waste Management. Our membership number is WEE/CB0061TU. To find out more about householders responsibilities towards waste electrical products visit the Environment Agency website https://www.gov.uk/electricalwaste-producer-supplier-responsibilities