Here you can find the glossary of the CLoseWEEE project, it is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms.

ABCDE – F – G – HI – J – K – L – M – N – OP – Q – R – S – T – U – V – W – X – Y – Z

A

ABS                 Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene

ABS-FR          Flame Retardant Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene

ASTM             American Society for Testing and Materials


B

BS                   British Standard


C

CEN               European Committee for Standardisation

CENELEC     European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardisation


D

DoW               Description of Work


E

EEE                Electrical and Electronic Equipment

EIP                 European Innovation Partnership

ESO                European Standardisation Organisation

EN                  European Standard

ETSI               European Telecommunications Standards Institute

EU                  European Union


H

HF                  Halogen Free

HFFR             Halogen Free + Flame Retardant


I

ISO                 International Organisation for Standardisation


O

OEM              Original Equipment Manufacturer

ODM              Original Design Manufacturer


P

PC-ABS         Polycarbonate + Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene

PPE-PS         Polyphenylene Ether + Polystyrene

PS                  Polystyrene

PS FR            Flame Retardant Polystyrene


U

US                  United States of America


W

WEEE            Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment