Switzerland

Report/StudySummaryDocuments including WEEE flows/quantities
Technical Report 2018SENS Foundation, SLRS and SWICO, 2018: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art.48
Technical Report 2017SENS Foundation, SLRS and SWICO, 2017: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art.
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Transboundary movement of waste.
FOEN Information brochure for applicants
FOEN (ed.) 2017: The transboundary movement of waste is regulated in the Basel Convention and in the OECD Council Decision. As Switzerland has ratified the Basel Convention and is a member of the OECD, this information brochure is directed at Swiss exporters and importers of waste and it describes the international and domestic regulations relating to transboundary shipments. Vague legal concepts are clarified and, in particular, the necessary conditions and procedures for obtaining an export authorisation and import consent are explained.48
Technical Report 2016SENS Foundation, SLRS and SWICO, 2016: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art.
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Exporting consumer goods – Second-hand articles or waste? Useful tips for dealers, carriers and relief organisations - 2nd updated editionFederal Office for the Environment in Switzerland (FOEN), 2016: This information brochure gives tips for distinguishing between waste and second-hand goods and contains practical advice on how to conform to the relevant environmental regulations. It is directed principally at traders, carriers and relief organisations and aims.
Technical Report 2015SENS Foundation, SLRS and Swico, 2015: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art.48
Technical Report 2014SENS Foundation, SLRS and Swico, 2014: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art. This report includes the TC's focus on the future requirements for a unified audit system for the whole of Europe during 2013.
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Technical Report 2013SENS Foundation, SLRS and Swico, 2013: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC) of Swico, SENS and SLRS, which controls the work, all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes and further develops the state of the art. The report includes the focus that the TC had on the topic of plastics in 2012. 48
Technical Report 2019SENS Foundation, SLRS and SWICO, 2020: Technical report of the joint Technical Commission (TC), which controls the work and all environmental aspects of the three collective schemes, and further develops the state of the art.48