Howard Stimpson

Photo of Howard StimpsonPosition: Senior Manager

Howard Stimpson is a Senior Manager in thinkstep's Recycling Compliance business unit.

Howard holds a Masters degree in Environmental Management and Technology and 13 years’ experience in assisting over 300 manufacturers of a wide range of electrical and electronic equipment to understand their legal exposure to the WEEE, RoHS, Batteries and Packaging Directives in Europe. Howard also provides expert consultancy on global WEEE, Batteries and Packaging Regulations and provides a range of managed compliance services to help companies understand their manufacturer compliance obligations outside of Europe.

Howard assists manufacturers to meet WEEE, Batteries and Packaging registration, collection, recycling and reporting obligations through thinkstep's novel web-reporting tool

Howard has provided specialist expertise in developing regulatory compliance solutions to complex waste management arrangements across EU Member States (including compliance with WEEE Regulations, Environmental Permitting, Waste Licensing and Transfrontier Waste Shipment requirements in EU Member States).

Howard has provided web design and programming and has delivered a range of bespoke web design and content to enable PerkinElmer, Tyco Electronics, Tandberg, Kramer Electronics, Respironics, Black Box, Radware and Data Domain to manage pan-European WEEE collection and recycling arrangements through their company website.

Howard frequently delivers and presents topical papers on EU WEEE and Batteries compliance at various international environmental and electronics conferences and provides regular webinars on important issues surrounding EU WEEE, Batteries and Packaging compliance.

Howard is the Senior Manager of thinkstep's UK government-approved WEEE Producer Compliance Scheme,