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EAC to hold its second public evidence session on e-waste

22 June 2020

The Environmental Audit Committee (EAC) will be holding its second public evidence session as part of its inquiry Electronic Waste and the Circular Economy.

Purpose of the session

The evidence session will be split between two panels. On the first panel, the Committee will hear from representatives of some of the key campaigning NGOs working on e-waste issues, the Green Alliance, Basel Action Network and Fidra. During the second panel, the Committee will hear from repair advocates Restart Project, manufacturers body TechUK and campaigners for Electrical Safety First.

Witnesses

Thursday 25 June

At 14:30

  • Heather McFarlane, Project Manager, Fidra
  • Jim Puckett, Executive Director and Founder of Basel Action Network
  • Libby Peake, Head of Resource Policy, Green Alliance

From 15:30

  • Martyn Allen, Technical Director representing Electrical Safety First
  • Susanne Baker, Associate Director for Climate, Environment & Sustainability, techUK
  • Ugo Vallauri, Co-founder and Policy Lead, The Restart Project

Further information

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