WEEE Compliance Case Study: Griffiths & Nielsen

Last updated: 1st March 2024

"We've always found Beyondly very easy to deal with responses to queries or request and the explanations provided have always been really clear and east understand. Everyone we deal with is always very friendly and helpful." Head of QA/RA at Griffiths and Nielsen


Griffiths and Nielsen was established over 40 years ago and has evolved to become a leading supplier of medical and laboratory products to the NHS and customers around the world.

They are committed to reducing the impact of their products on the environment and have worked to reduce the amount of waste they are responsible for, by removing single use plastic from their packaging and extending the useful life of electrical products through expanding their servicing operations.

The opportunity

Griffiths and Nielsen joined Comply Direct as a WEEE member in 2017 to address their obligation under the WEEE regulations. As an environmentally conscious business they also wanted to ensure that they were dealing with their electrical waste responsibly and therefore also made use of Beyondly WEEE collection service.

The solution

As a member of Beyondly WEEE compliance service, Griffiths and Nielsen received the following support:

• Completion of Environment Agency data submissions through the easy-to-use format on Beyondly member portal.

• Helpful reminders of all deadlines to ensure submissions are completed on time.

• Clear, transparent regulatory updates through regular e-bulletins.

• Support with Environment Agency audits.

• Free webinars covering environmental and legislative topics.

• Access to Beyondly secure online portal, which includes a wide range of guidance documents, knowledge banks and submission support.

• Competitively priced WEEE collection service.

The results

As a loyal member of Beyondly, Griffiths and Nielsen receive all the support they need to tackle their WEEE obligations with ease. In addition to taking on their legal obligation, Beyondly expert account team provide them with all the tools they need to remove the headache of WEEE compliance. With the reform of the WEEE regulations on the horizon, continued guidance from Comply Direct will ensure Griffiths and Nielsen are fully aware of the policy developments and how it impacts them, ensuring years of hasslefree compliance.

As well as this, Griffiths and Nielsen are responsibly dealing with their electrical waste by making use of Beyondly convenient and timesaving WEEE collection service.

N.B. The information contained in this entry is provided by the above supplier, and does not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the publisher

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