Producers / importers / distributors

Recycling info

Year 2021. The Earth's population has already passed the critical threshold of 7,5 billion people; this means consumption that has exploded in recent decades, especially in industrialized and developed areas.

Consumption means comfort and a better life for many people, but for the planet it also means drained resources. Many reports from international institutions show that we're at a critical juncture, where if we fail to change the way we consume in order to become sustainable in the long run, we may face severe situations.

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Obligations and waste delivery methods

What are the main obligations of a legal entity that places EEE and / or BA on the national market?

Obligations according to OUG 5 / 2015, HG 1132/2008 si OUG 196 / 2005 are:

  • Registration of the company in the Register of the National Agency for Environmental Protection as a Producer of EEE / BA, obtaining a registration number for each.
  • Communication of registration numbers to all commercial networks through which EEE / BA are sold.
  • Reporting and financing the quantities of EEE / BA placed on the market, either to the environmental authorities or to the authorized collective organization with which you decide to collaborate.
  • The monthly EEE / BA report placed on the market to AFM both through the application available on the AFM website and on paper, in original, at the headquarters of the Environment Fund Administration.
    For more details you can access: http://www.afm.ro/declaratii.php
  • Achieving minimum collection rates individually or by joining a collective organization
    (EEE - Art 17 and annex 6 of GEO 5/2015; BA - Art 7 and annex 1 of GD 1132/2008)
  • Consumer information on:
    • The costs of collection, treatment and disposal in conditions of environmental protection, by highlighting these costs separately, at the time of sale of EEE;
    • Possibility to deliver WEEE in a "one-to-one" system, when supplying a new product, free of charge, under the same conditions as the delivery of the new product, if the equipment is of an equivalent type and has fulfilled the same functions as the newly supplied equipment;
    • Possibility to dispose of waste portable batteries or accumulators at their points of sale;
    • Obligation to collect WEEE separately and not to dispose of WEEE together with unsorted municipal waste;
    • The significance of the wheeled bin crossed with a cross;
      The symbol indicates that the EEE / BA is being collected separately.
      The symbol must be printed visibly, legibly and indelibly.

How do I hand over waste electrical equipment and / or batteries?

Methods to dispose WEEE and / or DBA through ECOTIC:

  • an email will be sent to logistica@ecotic.ro, mentioning the loading address, the contact person from the location and the estimated amount of DBA / WEEE
  • you will receive an automatic email with the order number and the name of the operator assigned to perform the takeover
  • the takeover term for DBA is 10 days, and for WEEE 5 days. For mixed WEEE / DBA orders, the deadline for taking over from WEEE will be taken into account.
  • an authorized operator, ECOTIC partner, will pick up the waste from the indicated location
  • when picking up the waste, you will receive the original Delivery-Receipt Minutes and Transport Forms
  • At any time, at your request we can provide information about the quantities delivered through us
  • WEEE / DBA collection is provided free of charge, you have no costs

We can also provide you, free of charge,  small WEEE collection containers and DBA, as follows:

Legislation

European legislation

EEA / WEEE legislation

Battery legislation

Waste legislation

Waste shipment legislation