Global end-of-life programs for devices, batteries and packaging
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Continuous growth in worldwide recycling of consumer eWaste
Since starting in 2006, recycling practices at Microsoft are responsible for more than 81 million kilograms of recycled eWaste!
We manage the complexity of the return-and-recycle phase by partnering with contracted recycling partners, collection schemes, Microsoft stores, and OEM partners.
We belong to more than 150 producer responsibility organizations worldwide, covering used electronics, batteries, and packaging.
We comply with the EU Waste Electronic and Electrical Equipment Directives (WEEE) requirements, and other applicable requirements everywhere we sell devices.