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1. 4. 2021

FROM THE MUSEUM CLOSER TO PEOPLE: MŮJ SVĚT (MY WORLD) PHOTO COMPETITION AT HORNÍ NÁMĚSTÍ

Since its establishment in 2007, the MŮJ SVĚT (MY WORLD) photo competition has held a celebratory unveiling of the winning images on an annual basis. Initially, this event took place in more modest conditions in different spaces owned by Caritas Opava, and since 2013 it has moved to the magnificent Historical Exhibition Building of the […]

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18. 3. 2021

ASEKOL AND OPRAVÁRNA TRANSITIONING TOGETHER FROM A WEBSITE TO A BRICK-AND-MORTAR SHOP

ASEKOL has cooperated with Opravárna since its establishment. Support for re-use and reparability together with recycling is an important pillar for creating and maintaining a circular economy. We were there when a great idea became a successful project and now Opravárna, led by Jan Charvát, is taking things one step further. To increase convenience for […]

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11. 3. 2021

DEFENDING AN AWARD IS NOT EASY – ASEKOL COLLECTIVE SYSTEM RECEIVES BUSINESS SUPERBRANDS TITLE FOR THE SECOND TIME

ASEKOL was among the brands awarded the title of Business Superbrands in 2020. This year’s award is the second in a row for ASEKOL. The award is decided upon by a committee of experts called the Business Brand Council and is based on a nomination supported by business results. Based on strict criteria, only a […]

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22. 1. 2021

NEW ACT ON END-OF-LIFE PRODUCTS – METHODOLOGICAL INSTRUCTION OF MoE FROM 19 OCTOBER 2021

The Department of Waste of the Ministry of the Environment to fulfil the following obligations under the new Act on End-of-Life Products with effect from 1 January 2021. METHODOLOGICAL INSTRUCTION is available HERE.

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13. 1. 2021

THE NEW ENERGY LABELS FOR PRODUCTS FROM 1st MARCH 2021

Dear clients, concerning transition on the new energy labels for products valid from 1st March 2021, we present to you the following document: THE NEW ENERGY LABEL – INTRODUCTION FOR RETAILERS For more details, please contact our client service.

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4. 1. 2021

Information on legislation changes effective from 1 January 2021

Dear clients, we would like to inform you that on 1. 1. 2021, a new Act on end-of-life products enters into force; this Act redefines all obligations associated with extended producer responsibility for electrical waste in the Czech Republic. Its part concerning the disposal of electrical appliance waste will fully replace the existing Waste Act […]

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23. 12. 2020

PF 2021

Wishing you lots of amazing goals, dreams and achievements for the New Year!

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26. 10. 2020

Old mobile phones of Canon employees are helping thanks to Remobil Project

Canon employees have in their thoughts people in need during the tough times of Corona. They showed us another easy way of donating to charity and save the environment at the same time. Employees of the Canon company donated 37 old used phones for purposes of the Remobil project with the general partner collecting scheme […]

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2. 12. 2019

Awards for The Most Active Regions and Municipalities 2019

Category Winner Active municipality Ostrava City Active region – The highest number of sorted electronic devices in given period South Bohemian Region Active region – The collection of old electronic devices via red containers Liberec Region Active region – Jury price for approach of region to enlightenment in environment sphere Karlovy Vary Region Art of […]

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14. 10. 2019

Second International E-Waste Day raises global awareness about the growing problem of e-waste

Only around 20% of global e-waste is recycled each year, which means that 40 million tonnes of e-waste per annum is either placed in landfill, burned or illegally traded and treated in a sub-standard way and this is despite 66% of the world’s population being covered by e-waste legislation. This results in the huge loss of valuable and critical raw materials […]

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