Registered Waste Electronics Processor Incentive Program Requirements Fiscal 2017-18

This document details the application and compliance requirements necessary to become a registered electronics processor in Alberta's Electronics Recycling Program and be eligible for incentives:

  Registered Electronics Processor Incentive Programs Requirements Fiscal 2018-19 

Brief Outline of Application Requirements
(Complete details can be found in the Program Requirements document noted above).

  1. Comprehensive business plan including (a) details regarding how your company will obtain eligible end-of-life electronics (material must be sourced in Alberta); (b) 'Downstream' processors who will receive the metals, glass and plastic generated from the dismantling of the electronics for manufacturing into new products; (c) detailed revenue and expenditure statements, and projections demonstrating viability of operations.
  2. Evidence of a closure plan and posting of security with Alberta Recycling; amount is calculated based on average monthly inventory (minimum amount of security is $20,000).
  3. Demonstrate that any processed material meets the minimum recycling standards outlined in the Program Requirements document.
  4. Copies of all required insurance.
  5. Evidence of an account in good standing with Workers' Compensation Board.
  6. Copy of Certificate of Recognition.
  7. Evidence of an Environmental Management System in place to ensure adequate control of the processing site's impact on the environment.

Please note that the review process for an application can take from four to six months in order for interim approval to be considered.

If you would like more information or to make an application please e-mail [email protected]

For a list of current registered electronics processors, please open this link.




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