Recycling instructions - CL61

CL61 User Guide

Document code
M212475EN
Revision
D
Language
English (United States)
Product
CL61
Document type
User guide

These recycling instructions guide you on the end-of-life treatment of this Vaisala product. As waste regulations and infrastructure vary in each country, these instructions only indicate the different components to be separated and common ways to handle them. Always follow local requirements when disposing of the product. Vaisala encourages to use the best available recycling practices to minimize related environmental impacts.

Vaisala is committed to meeting the requirements of the EU Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive. This directive aims to minimize the impact of electrical and electronic goods on the environment, by increasing reuse and recycling, and reducing the amount of WEEE going to landfill. This symbol indicates that the product should be collected separately from other waste streams and treated appropriately.
Recycle all applicable material.
Follow the statutory regulations for disposing of the product and packaging.

If applicable, Vaisala recommends removing the battery unit before recycling the rest of the device as typical electronic waste. The battery unit can be recycled separately in accordance with local waste management practices and regulations. Integrated small sized batteries are typically left in place and removed by professionals at the recycling facilities.

The following figures show the components of CL61 and their recyclable materials.

1
Radiation shield (metal waste)
2
Interface unit (see below)
3
Measurement unit (see below)
4
Window blower (electrical waste)
5
Cables (electrical waste)

Interface unit recycling materials

1
Electrical and electronic waste (internal components, cables)
2
Metal waste (enclosure backplate)

Measurement unit recycling materials

1
Electrical and electronic waste (inside heater, optics unit, device control unit, window, cables and connectors)
2
Metal waste (enclosure backplate, optic unit holder)