EN 50625-1:2014

Collection, logistics & Treatment requirements for WEEE - Part 1: General treatment requirements EN 50625-1:2014

Publication date:   Apr 15, 2014

General information

90.93 Standard confirmed   May 8, 2019


CLC/TC 111X Environment

European Norm

13.030.99   Other standards related to wastes | 29.100.01   Components for electrical equipment in general | 31.220.01   Electromechanical components in general



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This European Standard is applicable to the treatment of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE). This standard will be supplemented, for example by standards covering specific equipment. NOTE This European Standard is intended to cover WEEE arising from electrical and electronic equipment as listed in Annex I and Annex III of Directive 2012/19/EU. This standard applies to the treatment of WEEE until end-of-waste status is fulfilled, or until the WEEE is prepared for re-use, recycled, recovered, or disposed of. This standard addresses all operators involved in the treatment including related handling, sorting, and storage of WEEE.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Directive 2012/19/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 4 July 2012 on waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE)

Life cycle


EN 50625-1:2014
90.93 Standard confirmed
May 8, 2019