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France's repairability index goes live for smartphones, laptops and TVs

Monday 4 January 2021 | 16:57 CET | News
Samsung has become one of the first manufacturers to comply with the new 'repairability index' introduced in France from 01 January. The initiative is one of several measures brought in as part the country's anti-waste legislation, with the aim to inform consumers about the ease of repairing selected products. In practice, all sales channels need to add repairability scores provided by manufacturers to the information available to shoppers. Ranging from one to ten, the scores have already become compulsory for smartphones, laptops, TVs, washing machines and lawn mowers, with more appliances

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