In Italy there are over 4,000 municipal collection centers scattered throughout the National territory. Citizens can deliver electrical and electronic equipment that has become obsolete or have decided to eliminate it.
Further information can also be obtained from your municipality of residence, which can also provide indications on how to dispose of the most cumbersome household appliances, such as dishwashers, refrigerators and washing machines.
It is absolutely forbidden to throw WEEE in the general trash, in outdoor places such as woods, waterways, country areas or however in places that are not the ecological islands equipped with special containers for separate collection.
It is appropriate to remember that all abuses are highly damaging to the environment and public health and that very heavy pecuniary penalties are imposed for lawbreakers.
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