May 28, 2021
A protest which took place on the streets of Brussels this week has been praised by ETIRA for raising awareness of the right to repair. The demonstration, organized by the European Right to Repair campaign, saw protesters pile end-of-life printers in front of the European Commission while MEPs and members of the media watched on. […]
April 22, 2021
HP outlines broad plans to combat climate change focused on Carbon Emissions, Circularity and Forests Introduces partnerships to extend impact ranging from ocean conservation to forest restoration Goals Achieve net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across HP value chain by 2040, beginning with supplies business achieving carbon neutrality by 2030 Reduce HP value chain […]
March 11, 2021
On 4 March 2021, ETIRA held its 2020 annual meeting. Due to the Covid pandemic, we were unable to hold the meeting in 2020.
ETIRA celebrates lobbying win as Spanish rule change closes loophole on electrical equipment imports
January 26, 2021
The European Ink Toner and Remanufacturers Association (ETIRA) is celebrating a change to Spanish rules which mean all importers of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) to the country must now prove their waste management credentials. Following extensive lobbying and proposals from ETIRA, along with the Spanish office of the European Recycling Platform, a raft of […]
December 2, 2020
The European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association (ETIRA) has joined MEPs in calling on the EU Commission to grant consumers a ‘right to repair’, by making repairs to printing hardware and consumables more systematic and cost-efficient.
November 17, 2020
Using identical article numbers for both new and remanufactured Blue Angel certified cartridges can mislead customers who order green products.
October 29, 2020
The European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association (ETIRA) has issued a detailed response calling for amends to be made to the latest draft of the Voluntary Agreement for Imaging Equipment, released by Eurovaprint earlier this month.
October 13, 2020
New legislation, set to hold ink toner and printer manufacturers to account when it comes to complying with rules around substances of very high concern (SVHC) and product safety, has been welcomed by ETIRA.
September 14, 2020
The European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association (ETIRA) has welcomed the EU’s new GPP policy, after more than two years of lobbying The association and its members will now raise awareness of the new criteria across the EU Member States ETIRA, the European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association, has welcomed new criteria introduced by the […]