josef tapper ceo recipo

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Recipo offers producers of electrical and electronic products and batteries a simple and cost-efficient solution to fulfil your producer responsibility. We assume responsibility for end-of-life products from the time they are handed over for recovery or reuse until the material is completely recovered or the product reused. With Recipo you can feel secure about everything from reporting to public authorities to the material being disposed of in a responsible and effective way.

– Josef Tapper, CEO, Recipo

Order store collection

Collection from shops is part of the Ordinance on Producer Responsibility for Electrical and Electronic Equipment (Swedish Code of Statutes – SFS 2014:1075) and a way of increasing the collection of end-of-life electrical and electronic products. The rules started to apply on 1 October 2015 and encompass shopkeepers with electrical and electronic equipment in their lines. The rules mean that shopkeepers are obliged to provide collection for end-of-use products in shops and hand the collected electrical and electronic equipment over to an approved collection system.

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Our members

Recipo is owned by an economic association, the aim of which is to assist affiliated producers to fulfil their producer responsibility. See all members

“At Elgiganten, we take responsibility for our products right through the chain of value. Recipo helps us to secure sound and environmentally-friendly treatment of our products when they become waste. Because Recipo takes responsibility for the collected material all the way from collection to final treatment, we can feel confident that we meet our producer responsibility.”

Vebjørn Eilertsen
Miljöchef Elkjøp Nordic AS

Producer responsibility and sustainability in focus

Rules for producer responsibility were introduced in 2005 for electrical and electronic products, with the aim of creating an environmentally sustainable society both today and in the future. All recycling aims to reduce the negative impacts on the environment and health that arise when new products are manufactured and old products become waste.
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