WEEE Ireland – Service Continuity Notice
January 8, 2021
In support of the Irish Government’s announcement on the 22nd of December to place Ireland on Level 5 Restrictions, WEEE Ireland will operate as follows:
The WEEE Ireland team continue to work remotely and our office remains fully operational during this time. Individual teams can be contacted by email as follows:
Operations (WEEE, Battery & Lighting) firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership & Compliance email@example.com
Our team is fully equipped with secure access to our systems, will follow their normal working hours, and will keep in regular contact with our Members, Recycling Partners, Collection Points and all external Stakeholders as per usual.
We continue to carry out collections for WEEE, waste Batteries and Lighting following guidelines from the HSE, at premises that remain open/operational at this time. Requests for collections can be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We request that collection points have WEEE, waste Battery and Lighting prepared and ready for collection. In line with best practice it is imperative that any WEEE, waste Battery and Lighting collection point serviced by WEEE Ireland with confirmed or suspected cases of Covid-19 incidents or has restricted site access please inform us at email@example.com.
WEEE Ireland remains committed to supporting our Members and Stakeholders during this unprecedented time. Please submit queries relating to Compliance and issues to firstname.lastname@example.org and the Compliance team will contact you by email.
The health and safety of the Irish public, WEEE Ireland and our Recycling Partners staff, our Members and our external Stakeholders remain of utmost priority to WEEE Ireland. WEEE Ireland will continue to closely monitor the Covid-19 situation and heed all advice from the Government, National Public Health Emergency Team and the HSE. We will continue to work with the DECC, aligning with the High Level Waste Advisory Group on specific WEEE, waste Battery and Lighting best practice and will issue updates accordingly.
Further updates will be posted on our website news section here.
Information on nationwide recycling points is available here.
Filed Under: Battery Recycling, COVID-19, Electrical Recycling, Extended Producer Responsibility