Holes in the
Circular Economy

Holes in the Circular Economy

WEEE Leakage from Europe

Wednesday 6 February

Basel Action Network (BAN) deployed used electronic equipment fitted with hidden GPS trackers at consumer recycling destinations in 10 representative countries of the European Union.

BAN completed the deployments in the period between April 15 and September 2 of 2017. The countries chosen were Austria (18), Belgium (29), Denmark (20), Germany (54), Hungary (17), Ireland (24), Italy (48), Poland (20), Spain (45), and the United Kingdom (39).


Download the BAN-report 'Holes in the Circular Economy: WEEE Leakage from Europe'.