60 companies from Germany, France and the United Kingdom were contacted via email to request for their participation, of which 12 replies were received. The target group, for which the questionnaire is intended, is remanufacturers of automotive components, who also engage in the reconditioning process, and not just collection and redistribution. Where appropriate, the data is interpreted both quantitatively and qualitatively, and in the context of the study.

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This work was presented at the 2008 CRR Annual Stakeholder Meeting.