In accordance with Act No. 542/2020 Coll., on End-of-Life Products, as amended (ELP), the manufacturer is obliged to ensure the take-back, processing, recovery and disposal of end-of-life products, as well as to inform the end user about the take-back for products placed on the market, and to comply with other related obligations.
The Producer´s has two options as regards ensuring compliance with these obligations (Section 9 ELP):
- in the individual system (Section 31 – Section 33 ELP)
- in the collective scheme – by transferring certain obligations to the ASEKOL a.s. collective scheme
A list of producers and importers of electrical equipment is available on the Ministry of the Environment website.
A detailed description of the Producer’s Obligations can be found here: Manufacturers obligations by Act No. 542_2020 Coll.