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Whether you manufacture or sell electrical and electronic equipment and batteries, Recipo offers you a simple and cost-effective solution to meet your producer responsibility. We take responsibility for the waste products from the time they are handed over for recovery or reuse until the material is completely recycled or the product is reused. With Recipo, you can feel confident in everything from your reports to the authorities to that the handling of the material takes place in a responsible and effective way.

-Luvisa S. Hansen, Country General Manager Norway and Denmark, Recipo

Recipo is a collective collection and recycling system for electrical equipment and batteries, with operations in Denmark and Sweden.

The company is an economic association, the purpose of which is to help its affiliated manufacturers meet their producer responsibility. We offer total solutions for product responsibility administration, financial guarantees, collection and recycling, as well as consultancy services in the area of producer responsibility.

Recipo has operated a national collection system for electronics and batteries in Denmark since September 2017, with approximately 300 collection points around the country.

“At Elgiganten, we take responsibility for our products right through the chain of value. Recipo helps us to secure sound and environmentally-friendly treatment of our products when they become waste. Because Recipo takes responsibility for the collected material all the way from collection to final treatment, we can feel confident that we meet our producer responsibility.”

Vebjørn Eilertsen
Director Environmental Affairs, Elkjøp Nordic AS

Focus on producer responsibility and sustainability

Rules for producer responsibility were introduced in 2005 for electrical and electronic products, with the aim of creating an environmentally sustainable society both today and in the future. All recycling aims to reduce the negative impacts on the environment and health that arise when new products are manufactured and old products become waste.
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