District of Columbia

Primary Contact
Jen Dickman
jen.dickman@dc.gov
(202) 725-5254
Alternate Contact(s)
Dan Guilbeault
dan.guilbeault@dc.gov
202-281-3957
Law ComponentAction Item/Answer
Alternate Contact Dan Guilbeault
dan.guilbeault@dc.gov
202-281-3957
Annual Manufacturer Fee Deadline December 31
$509 for manufacturers who sold 100-249 CEEs in the previous year. $1780 for manufacturers who sold 250 or more. Those who sold less than 100 do not need to complete the form, but need to complete a de minimus worksheet. Sum of the individual registrations or $17,798 max for partnerships. $10,170 for representative organizations. Fees will be invoiced after registration is approved.
Annual Manufacturer Fee Deadline December 31
$500 for manufacturers who sold 100-249 CEEs in the previous year. $1750 for manufacturers who sold 250 or more. Those who sold less than 100 do not need to complete the form, but need to complete a de minimus worksheet. Fees will be invoiced after registration is approved.
Annual Manufacturer Registration Deadline December 31
Collection Fees No
Collection Limit/Requirements None
Collector or Municipal Plan Required No
Collector Registration Required No
Covered Entities Household/Consumer, Non-profit/Charity, Small Businesses
Disposal/Landfill/Waste Stream Ban Yes
Enforcement Authority for Sale of Unregistered Products Yes
ERCC EcycleRegistration Accepted Yes
Initial Manufacturer Registration/Fee Required Yes
$500 for manufacturers who sold 100-249 CEEs in the previous year. $1750 for manufacturers who sold 250 or more. Fees will be invoiced after registration is approved. Those who sold less than 100 do not need to complete the form, but need to complete a de minimus worksheet.
Manufacturer Buying/Selling Pounds/Credits Yes
Pounds must be collected within the district. There are no credits permitted between calendar years.
Manufacturer Notice To Retailers No
Manufacturer Private Collection/Takeback/Recovery Program or Plan Yes
Our district program is manufacturer led, so all manufactures have a responsibility to establish a program.
Manufacturer Recycling Obligation or Goal Yes
80% of the average previous three year sales.
Manufacturer Registration Required Yes
Manufacturer Reports Deadline December 31
Manufacturer Shortfall Fees Yes
Market Share Yes
Market Share Applicable Products Desktops, DVD, E-readers, Game Consoles, Keyboards, Laptops, Monitors, Portable Music/Media Player, Printers, Scanners, Servers, Tablets, Televisions
Modification Forms Required For Changes to Existing Manufacturer Registrations No
Paper Manufacturer Registrations Accepted Yes
Partnership Registration Required Yes
Pounds Collection Target for Manufacturers Yes
In 2019 and beyond, 80% of the average annual sales of the manufacturer's covered electronic equipment during the previous three calendar years.
Primary Contact Jen Dickman
jen.dickman@dc.gov
(202) 725-5254
Product Labeling Required Yes
Products Banned From Disposal/Landfill/Waste Stream Desktops, DVD, E-readers, Game Consoles, Keyboards, Laptops, Mice, Monitors, Portable Music/Media Player, Printers, Tablets, Televisions, VCRs
Products Covered Desktops, DVD, E-readers, Game Consoles, Keyboards, Laptops, Monitors, Portable Music/Media Player, Printers, Scanners, Servers, Tablets, Televisions
Printers/Scanners must weigh less than 100 pounds.
Recycler Application or Registration Fee $0.00
Recycler Application or Registration Required No
Representative Organization Registration Required Yes
Retailer Requirements A manufacturer or retailer shall provide at the point of sale information on how a person can return purchased covered electronic equipment for recycling.
Screen Sizes Accepted Greater than 6 inches
State Ewaste Recycling Law Yes
State Program Year January 1 - January 1
Statute https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/titles/8/chapters/10B/
Target Type 80% of the average previous three year sales.
Written Notice About Recycler/Collector (Municipal) Relationship No
  


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