United Kingdom: WEEE compliance fee proposals published
Full details of the three proposed methodologies for setting a WEEE compliance fee for 2015 have been published by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).
Proposals were submitted by: Joint Trade Associations, with input from compliance schemes including ERP, Recolight and Repic; compliance scheme Valpak; and a joint proposal from Advantage Waste Brokers, Dataserv Group, DHL WEEE Compliance, Veolia WEEE Compliance, Electrolink, WeeeCare and WE3 Compliance.
Rhenus Data Office and dataserv set up joint venture to remarket IT systems
Rhenus Data Office and the dataserv Group have joined forces in the field of
remarketing second-hand IT hardware.
The joint venture, which operates
under the “Rhenus dataserv” name, has been providing its services for
disposing of and recycling IT systems since 1 January 2015. Rhenus Data
Office has a 51 percent holding in the company, while the dataserv Group
has a 49 percent stake.
Gartner positioned dataserv in the Challengers’
quadrant of the December 2014 Magic Quadrant for IT Asset Disposition, Worldwide.
Gartner positioned dataserv in the Challengers’ quadrant of the December
2014 Magic Quadrant for IT Asset Disposition, Worldwide. Positioning this
year has changed from the Niche Players quadrant from the year before. Overall,
this Gartner market study selected and assessed 13 service providers in order
to offer support to business customers and enable them to select the correct
supplier to meet their needs.
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