Extended Producer Responsibility
A policy approach to extend the responsibility of the product manufacturers to include the waste management This policy has been applied into the Law for Promotion of Effective Utilization of Resources in Japan, which requires electric and electronic producers to recycle their PCs.
 Environmental Protection Program of the Fujitsu Group (Stage IV)
Fujitsu formulated this action plan, based on the Fujitsu Group Environment Policy, to guide the group during the 2004-2006 period. It calls for greening product, green procurement, recycling, and reduction of waste materials and energy consumption.
 wide-area system approval for industrial waste and general waste recycling
This is an exceptional measure under the waste disposal law to enable producers to promote nationwide collection and recycle of their customer's waste. Ministry of Environment issues the approval to handle waste for recycling at nationwide scale if a producer meets rigorous standards such as processing capacity.
 The WEEE Directive
The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive is an EU directive that holds producers responsible for the collection and disposal of electrical and electronic products. Currently, 26 of the 27 member states have passed laws in accordance with this directive.
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Date: 13 March, 2007
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