Senate Bill 720, part of which is also known as the “Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Equipment Collection and Recovery Act,” was signed into law with an effective date of Aug. 28, 2008. This law requires manufacturers of computers to implement "recovery plans" for the collection of and the recycling or reuse of their obsolete equipment. Such manufacturers must also label their equipment to identify themselves as the manufacturer.

Key Dates: Annual reports for manufacturers due January 31, annually.

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