This section contains a list of useful links to documents and / or websites that can provide more information or specific details about the presence and location of materials and components in electronic waste that require separate treatment.
NEW REFRIGERATION TECHNOLOGY
Liebherr has developed a new concept in the field of refrigerators and freezers for the use perlite-filled full vacuum bodies (Perlit-VVK) instead of polyurethane foam fillings in refrigerators.
Check below the two available test reports on the processability of this new insulation technology:
RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TACKLING FIRES CAUSED BY LITHIUM BATTERIES IN WEEE
Report presenting recommendations and good practices aimed at countering the occurrence of fire incidents caused by lithium batteries and WEEE containing lithium batteries.
Author(s): WEEE Forum, EuRIC, EUCOBAT, EERA, MWE and the WEEELABEX Organisation, 2021check out
GESTIS Substance Database
Information system on hazardous substances.
Author(s): German Social Accident Insurance, 2020
DANGEROUS GOODS TRANSPORT REGULATIONS
Information leaflet on Shipping Lithium Ion Batteries and Lithium Ion Batteries in/with equipment: Implementation of Dangerous Goods Transport Regulations.
Author(s): EPTA and ZVEI Battery Division, 2020check out
LIGHTING PRODUCT SHEETS ON ARTICLE 15
Product sheets on various lamp types and lighting products as required by Article 15 of the WEEE Directive, and other information needed to prepare a product for environmentally-sound recycling.
Author(s): EucoLight and LightingEurope, 2019check out
Liquids in capacitors
Determining liquids in electrical capacitors including
the definition and classification of substances of concern.
Author(s): SENS&Swico, 2019check out
VACUUM INSULATION PANELS
Study on Recycling of Cooling and Freezing Appliances Containing Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIPs).
Author(s): APPLiA (former CEDED) by University of Leoben, 2014check out
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