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2019 E-waste & textile recycling event

Not sure what E-Waste you are able to recycle?

E-waste is discarded electronics that, when improperly disposed, have the potential of harming our ecosystem. Many electronics carry heavy metals like mercury, lead, lithium, and other hazardous materials that can pollute the air when incinerated or contaminate our ecosystem if thrown into landfills.


So..... What are you allowed to recycle?


Display Devices

Televisions and monitors, including various technologies such as Cathode Ray Tube (CRT), flat panel (LCD, LED and plasma) and rear projection. 


Non-Cellular Telephones

Includes corded and cordless telephones, as well as telephone answering machines. 

 

Desktop Computers

Desktop computers (including those acting as servers) and all bundled keyboards, mice, cables and internal components. 

 

Portable Computers

Includes portable computers such as laptops, netbooks, notebooks and tablets. 

 

Computer Peripherals

Includes both wired and wireless manual input devices such as keyboards, mice and trackballs. 

 

Desktop Printers

Printers designed to reside on a work surface, including laser and LED, ink jet, dot matrix, thermal, dye sublimation and “multi-function” copy, scan, fax and print devices. Stand-alone desktop fax machines are also included in this category. 

 

Personal/Portable Audio/Video Systems

Includes docking speakers, portable stereos, portable CD players, portable audio recorders, tape/radio players, digital media (MP3) players, voice recorders, and digital and video cameras. 


Home Audio/Video Systems

Includes VCRs, DVD and CD players, speakers, amplifiers, receivers, data projectors and similar audio/video systems.


Home Theatre In-A-Box (HTB) Systems

Includes pre-packaged disc player/speaker/amplifier systems for use with video or television display to create a home theatre experience. 

 

Floor-Standing Photocopiers/Multi-Function Devices

Floor-standing photocopiers and Multi-Function Devices (MFDs). This will include all printing and copying devices, utilizing all printing technologies, that are floor-standing models and can print on media with dimensions up to 48" wide. 

 

Vehicle Audio/Video Systems (aftermarket)

Includes amplifiers, equalizers, speakers and audio/video components. 

 

Cellular Devices

Cellular phones, including those offering camera, video recording and/or audio functions; smartphones (cell-enabled); cell-enabled PDAs utilizing touch-screen. technology; cell-enabled handheld devices.



Diabetes Canada will be joining us! Bring your textiles/household items

Do you have any textiles and house hold items that you would like to drop off as well?


Diabetes Canada will be on site with their truck.


Here is a list of what they accept:


HOUSEHOLD ITEMS

  • Bakeware
  • Barware
  • Bath items
  • Cookware/pots and pans
  • Cutlery, utensils
  • Decorative accents
  • Lamps
  • Small household appliances (blenders, irons, hand mixers etc)
  • Tableware
  • Small tables  (end tables)
  • Dining chairs

TEXTILES

  • Accessories and bags
  • Clothing (all types) 
  • Curtains
  • General cloth items - bedding and bath items
  • Shoes and boots
  • Sleeping bags

OTHER ITEMS

  • Hand tools
  • Luggage
  • Bikes
  • Small plastic pools

Click here to see what they will not accept
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