End of life and recycling

Watson-Marlow have no obligations under the WEEE Regulations arising from Directive 2002/96/EC of the European parliament or of the council of 27th January 2003 because peristaltic pumps are not included in the scope of the Directive.

However, we take end-of-life issues seriously, the majority of our pumps are RoHS compliant and we provide information to recyclers.

Watson-Marlow pumps are not included in the scope of the WEEE Directive and are consequently not affected by RoHS. However, we strongly believe that the substances referred to within the WEEE Directive should not be used.

All Watson-Marlow pumpheads are, therefore, fully compliant. Some cased drives are reliant on certain components which are not available in RoHS compliant versions. As soon as these become available, all cased drives will be made compliant. For all other products, refer to our Applications Engineering Department.

Flexicon dismantling and disposal procedure

  • Find a product

  • Find a local contact

  • Help and advice

    For help or advice please contact us on:

    Tel: +27 11 796 2960

    Fax: +27 11 794 1250

    You can also send us an email or find your nearest distributor