Washington Recycles: Electronics

Washington Recycles: Electronics

2018 Administrative Fee - Final 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, 2018. The total yearly administrative fee to be collected by Ecology for the year 2018 is $357,000. The table below shows the 2018 final 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.

2018 Fee Tier Sorted by Manufacturer.

2018 Fee Tier Sorted by Brand.

Tier Weight (lbs) Sold Manufacturer's percentage of total weight market share 2018 Fee Amount
Tier 1 2,112,550 and above 5% or greater $44,519
Tier 2 422,510 - 2,112,549 1% to < 5% $9,830
Tier 3 42,251 - 422,509 0.1% to < 1% $1,374
Tier 4 12,675 - 42,250 0.03% to < 0.1% $211
Tier 5 4,225 - 12,674 0.01% to < 0.03% $61
Tier 6 1 - 4,224 Below 0.01% $9

2018 Tier Schedule

Sorted by Manufacturer
2018 Brand Association List

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