Washington Recycles: Electronics

Washington Recycles: Electronics

2017 Final Administrative Fee - Tier Schedule

Manufacturers of televisions, portable DVD players, desktop computers, laptops, monitors, e-Readers, and tablets sold in or into Washington state must submit a registration form and pay an administrative fee to Ecology to cover their costs associated with implementing the statewide E-Cycle Washington Electronics Recycling Program.

Payment of your administrative fee is due to Ecology January 1, 2017. The total yearly administrative fee to be collected by Ecology for the year 2017 is $357,000. The table below shows the 2017 administrative fee schedule. Ecology sets fees using a sliding scale, based on a manufacturer's yearly sales of covered electronic products to covered entities. Ecology calculates the fee schedule based on data from market research and data submitted from manufacturers and retailers, adjusted for Washington state, and the number of manufacturers registered in the program.

2017 fee tier sorted by manufacturer.

2017 brand association list.

Tier Weight (lbs) Sold Manufacturer's percentage of total weight market share 2017 Fee Amount
Tier 1 1,954,097 and above 5% or greater $43,939
Tier 2 389,019 - 1,954,096 1% to < 5% $8,072
Tier 3 38,902 - 389,018 0.1% to < 1% $1,089
Tier 4 11,671 - 38,901 0.03% to < 0.1% $200
Tier 5 3,890 - 11,670 0.01% to < 0.03% $61
Tier 6 1 - 3,889 Below 0.01% $7

2018 Tier Schedule

Sorted by manufacturer
Brand association list

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