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Reduce and reuse before you recycle

by Julie Kwiecinski   At times, we are so focused on recycling that we forget the earlier options in the “3Rs” hierarchy, which include “reduce” and “reuse”. If you tend to buy what you want, instead of just what you need, you’ve likely accumulated a stockpile of items in your home that you don’t use, but are in great condition. “Reduce” actually means you aren’t supposed to buy the items you…
Posted by WDO Admin on Aug 25, 2015

How to say “goodbye” to your electronics: The choice is yours

  Carmelina Macario, Oversight Analyst, WEEE   Most people like choices. Whether it’s deciding on food, a book or music. As the saying goes, “Options are good.”   The same thinking applies to deciding which type and brand of an electronic product to buy, and how to get rid of it, whether it’s a computer, television, stereo, speaker, telephone, or other piece of electronic equipment.   In…
Posted by WDO Admin on Aug 11, 2015

WDO’s Enforcement Tools

by Mary Cummins, WDO Oversight Analyst   A number of enforcement tools are available to WDO through the Plan Agreement that allow us to seek corrective action if an Industry Stewardship Organization (ISO) does not meet the objectives of its WDO-approved Industry Stewardship Plan (ISP).   To validate outcomes reported by an ISO and to verify that the ISO’s reported information is accurate and…
Posted by WDO Admin on Aug 5, 2015
Aug 27, 2015

August 27 2015 WDO CEO Conference Call Replay

Please see below to access the audio recording of the August 27 CEO Update…
Aug 24, 2015

CEO Update Report (August 24, 2015)

To read our August 24, 2015 CEO Update Report, please click here. Our next CEO…
Aug 24, 2015

One Week Left to Comment on PSF ISP

On Monday, August 31, the second round of consultations will end on Product…

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