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The case for extending the lifespan of electronics

“They don’t make things like they used to” is a phrase all too familiar to anyone who has had a high-tech device stop working after only a year or two of owning it. Given the significant environmental impact from producing and disposing of electronics, advocates explain why we need to create longer-lasting, repairable and upgradable devices. Read the article.

Ontario’s EEE regulation offers management reductions to producers who provide extended warranties or repair instructions for their products. Read our EEE Verification and Audit Procedure to learn more.