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The Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of Colombia has approved Decree No. 284 Integral Management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment on February 15, 2018.

This Decree establishes a system for the management, take-back and disposal of waste of electrical and electronic products (WEEE). The producer must ensure the implementation of collection points for WEEE free of charge as well as making available information on dangerous substances present in EEE. Information must be supplied to the consumer using labels and packaging by requirements also to be established by the Ministry Commerce, Industry and Tourism.

The Decree will be enforced on February 16, 2019.