News: Definitions of manufacturing design terminology
Global standards body BSI has published the second part of its series of guidelines for manufactured products.
Monday, 20th July 2009
BS 887-2:2009 'Design for manufacture, assembly, disassembly and end-of-life processing' aims to remove ambiguity surrounding design terminology. Its list of defintions covers remanufacture , carbon footprint, end-of-life, reuse and recondition, and is meant to apply to all types of manufacture. The next two standards for manufactured products will focus on best practice and remanufacturing.
Survey launched for Printer Cartridge Reuse project
The European Commission has commissioned a study to support compliance promotion relating to the implementation of Directive 2012/19/EU on WEEE and the CRR is investigating the case study of printer cartridge reuse
CRR to facilitate at G7 Resource Efficiency Alliance inspired workshop in Brussels
David Parker and Edward Sims will be facilitating sessions of the EC / IRP Workshop in Brussels on 7 and 8 February on 'Promoting Remanufacturing, Refurbishment, Repair, and Direct Reuse'
CER to open SPARK Workshop on Circular Economy
David Fitzsimons, in his capacity as director of the European Remanufacturing Council (CER), will be opening a SPARK workshop event in Cardiff on 28th March.