Anthony Sant, of AO Recycling, who carried out the research, said: "Five years ago, there were only 14,000 cases of white goods
Experts said that fires caused by white goods
can actually be prevented if buyers register their electrical appliances with the manufacturer.
It is calling for the Office for Product Safety and Standards to include commitments in its forthcoming strategy to ensure that manufacturers use fireproof labelling on all of their appliances so that unsafe white goods
can be identified and removed from consumers' homes.
iKeyhome (website: ikeyhome.com) is a leading innovator and developer of white goods
The new taxes include levies of SEK 8 per kg for white goods
and SEK 120 per kg for other products.
Under the proposed regime, tax on most consumer goods will come down from over 30 per cent to 28 per cent and even to 18 per cent in the case of certain categories including soaps, oils and some white goods
. A committee of secretaries will decide on which item goes into which tax bracket.
6 July 2016 - Turkish home appliances company Arcelik has signed an agreement to acquire Pakistani white goods
manufacturer Dawlance for USD 258m, the company said.
Both Liverpool Mutual Homes (LMH) and social enterprise CREATE UK refurbish and re-sell white goods
at reduced prices.
Other complaints encompass white goods
such as refrigerators, electric stoves, cooks, kitchen appliances and other technical devices--TV sets, cameras, lawn mowers, air conditioners, heaters
[ClickPress, Tue Feb 25 2014] As the impact resulted from the termination of China's subsidy policy for energy-saving appliances receded, sales of Chinese white goods
has regained steam.
In terms of revenue breakdown by operating segments, the share of white goods
in total revenues rose by 442bp y/y to 71%, while the share of the electronics segment declined by 419bp y/y to 17% in 4Q12.
Domestic shipments of large household appliances exceeded those of consumer electronics in Japan last year for the first time in 10 years as electronics shipments declined faster than white goods
, an industry body said Thursday.
Taipei, May 29, 2012 (CENS) -- With Hon Hai Group said to expand its cooperation with Sharp to white goods
, Rechi Precision Co., Ltd., a Taiwan-based supplier of compressors, is expected to receive more orders from the Japanese customer in the future, stated Eric Chen, vice chairman of Sampo Group affiliating Rechi.
Abu Dhabi Panasonic is pinning its hopes on home appliances, or so-called white goods
, to boost its market share in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) to six per cent this year.
The company sussessfully branched out into white goods
and in the Sixties there was even a Hotpoint centre in London with demonstrations, lectures and films on how to use the latest gadgets.