Istanbul Electrical and Electronic waste Summit on 5-6 March 2015 to be held in Istanbul

 

ISTANBUL ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC WASTE SUMMIT ON 5-6 MARCH 2015 TO BE HELD IN ISTANBUL 

 

SÜT-D's organized and supported by the  Energy Efficiency Association the İstanbul Electrical and Electronic Waste Summit on 5-6 March 2015 at ITU, ITU Arı Technopolis and İTÜNOVA TTO hosted will take place.

 

Professor in ITU, Sustainable Production and Consumption Association (SÜT-D) Vice President and President of İstanbul Electrical and Electronic Waste Summit Prof. Dr. Filiz Karaosmanoğlu said in her speech before the Summit new address in investment is "refrigerator recycling" and expressed there is a large number of components that make up refrigerators and said “This recycle, which is quite difficult, creates a very important new investment area, added-value and employment.

 

Karaosmanoğlu reported, in our country performed large stage in production of energy efficient and non-banned environmental components refrigerators and underlined there is a large number of old product in market. Also she said, “As the Minister of Environment and Urban Planning İdris Güllüce has announced in 2014 10 thousand tons electric and electronic waste collected. Increase in this number will be a success of ours. Fortunately, there is increase in number of licensed recycling companies who set up their own recycling facility both domestic producers and domestic-foreign partners. For increasing this success, as SÜT-D, we invite sector’s relevants to Istanbul Electrical and Electronic Waste Summit in 5th and 6th March of 2015, which will be supported by Energy Efficiency Association and will be hosted by İTU, İTU Arı Technopolis and İTÜNOVA TTO and we will also present the hero of waste award in Summit.”