Use EPR principle
“Colombia considers it important that the name of the original manufacturer be included in the information requirements of paragraph 32 of appendix III, in order to determine the feasibility of an adequate final management of the used EEE that is introduced to the country when it is converted In waste, in order to apply the principle of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR).”

English translation of p. 3 of response by Colombia to Basel Secretariat. 2015. ‘Decision BC-12/5 | Technical Guidelines on Transboundary Movements of Electrical and Electronic Waste and Used Electrical and Electronic Equipment, in Particular Regarding the Distinction between Waste and Non-Waste under the Basel Convention’.
Electronic Waste »Electronic Waste
Draft Technical Guidelines »Draft Technical Guidelines
Issues »Issues
Situations in which used equipment is or is not waste »Situations in which used equipment is or is not waste
Appendix V: Issues for further work »Appendix V: Issues for further work
Identification of relevant actors »Identification of relevant actors
Use EPR principle
Decision BC-12/5 »Decision BC-12/5
2015-06 Technical Guidelines on Waste & Non-Waste [2015 June 23] »2015-06 Technical Guidelines on Waste & Non-Waste [2015 June 23]
Colombia »Colombia
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