Directive 2012/19/EU

On 3 December 2008, the Commission issued its Proposals for Directives amending those on WEEE and RoHS of 2002. You will find the Proposals on the Commission’s website.

Three and a half years later, at its meeting on 7 June 2012, the Council gave its green light to the final text.

Directive 2012/19/EU was published in issue L197 of the Official Journal on 24 July 2012.