Recycling Solar Panels
Solar technology in the UK has proved very popular, early adopters have been benefiting from cheap, green electricity for many years. Solar panels however are exposed to the elements and there is always the risk damage could render some or all of the panels in the array unusable. Disposing of solar panels in the UK is not as straightforward as you may think. The WEEE directive (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) indicates end of life panels need special handling and must not be discarded in landfill.