District of Columbia

Primary Contact
Ida Arabshahi
Ida.Arabshahi@dc.gov
202-535-1337
Alternate Contact
Dan Guilbeault
dan.guilbeault@dc.gov
202-281-3957
Law ComponentAction Item/AnswerNotes
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.
Market Share Applicable Products Desktops, DVD, E-readers, Game Consoles, Keyboards, Laptops, Monitors, Portable Music/Media Player, Printers, Scanners, Servers, Tablets, Televisions
Covered Entities Household/Consumer, Non-profit/Charity, Small Businesses
Statute https://code.dccouncil.us/dc/council/code/titles/8/chapters/10B/
Recycler Application or Registration Fee $0.00
State Program Year January 1 - December 31
Manufacturer Reports Deadline December 31
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
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.
Target Type 80% of the average previous three year sales.
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.
Alternate Contact Dan Guilbeault
dan.guilbeault@dc.gov
202-281-3957
Screen Sizes Accepted Greater than 6 inches
Primary Contact Ida Arabshahi
Ida.Arabshahi@dc.gov
202-535-1337
Modification Forms Required For Changes to Existing Manufacturer Registrations No
Collector Registration Required No
Collector or Municipal Plan Required No
Manufacturer Notice To Retailers No
Collection Fees No
Recycler Application or Registration Required No
Written Notice About Recycler/Collector (Municipal) Relationship No
Collection Limit/Requirements None
Enforcement Authority for Sale of Unregistered Products 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 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 Shortfall Fees Yes
Market Share Yes
Disposal/Landfill/Waste Stream Ban 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.
ERCC EcycleRegistration Accepted Yes
Partnership Registration Required Yes
Representative Organization Registration Required Yes
Manufacturer Registration Required Yes
Paper Manufacturer Registrations Accepted Yes
Product Labeling Required Yes
   


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