This report reviews current trends in consumer behaviour and electronics manufacturing industry to identify possible changes in the future composition of WEEE. In relation to this, a review of the new innovative mechanical recycling technologies is carried out to detect possible treatment methods for the new type of electronic waste. Finally, a short look into legislative aspects within WEEE management is given to highlight possible challenges in the current legislation, posed by the electronics spread all around us.
|Number of pages||67|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
|MoE publication type||D4 Published development or research report or study|
- Waste electrical and electronic equipment
- product design
- electronic industry
- consumer electronics