Have your say on the legislative burden

Mark Prisk, the Minister of State for Business and Innovation, has invited the Electronics Leadership Council and the UK Electronics Alliance to coordinate thoughts, ideas and problems from UK electronics companies that might help simplify regulations or repeal those felt to be unnecessary…

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7 of 8 BCS approved (on time)

Seven out of the eight applicants to run a batteries compliance scheme have received approval from the Environment Agency (September 30). The schemes will allow battery manufacturers and distributors to meet their obligations under the UK regulations for battery recycling when they come into force at the start of 2010…

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Directive Decoder to attend ERG meeting

I have my first ERG meeting this Wednesday at the BIS Conference Centre in London. The ERG was set up as a result of one of the recommendations from the Electronics Innovation Growth Team report in 2005. It was recommended that the then DTI should set up a cross Government…

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