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    Organiser

    Organisation Name:

    ANZRP

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    City:

    Melbourne

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    October 2020

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Internet news, Public Campaign - Radio news, Public Campaign - Social media, Business campaign - Radio news, Business campaign -Social media, Public collection, Business collection, News release, Business campaign Internet news

    Description: International E-Waste Day 2020 will be celebrated and promoted in Australia and New Zealand through the following initiatives:
    • The creation of on-line content, explaining to consumers what is e-waste, and how to dispose of it
    • Awareness campaign targeting media, local government authorities, schools and businesses.
    • Encouraging and promoting school collection days
    • Photo competition via our social media sites
    • Information campaign highlighting the environmental benefits of recycling e-waste (including the release of LifeCycle assessment info graphics)
    • Call to action to participate in local collection drives
    Above initiatives will commence the week leading up to International E-Waste Day, and conclude at the end of October.
    Organiser

    Organisation Name:

    ANZRP

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    Social:

    City:

    Melbourne

    Countries:

    Australia, New Zealand

    Date(s):

    October 14, 2021

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Internet news, Social media, News release, Business collection

    Description: ANZRP  is committed to the circular economy. In Australia, electronic waste is the fastest growing waste stream, growing three times faster than general waste. This International E-Waste Day we will be raising awareness of e-waste recycling and educating the public about TechCollect - our national e-waste recycling program. Activities undertaken to promote this important event will take place in Australia and New Zealand and will include:
    • the creation of a dedicated web page (hosted on the TechCollect sites) promoting the event, educating the importance of recycling, and directing people where to take their unwanted e-waste;
    • media relations targeting national, state and local news channels promoting the importance of the day;
    • a comprehensive social media campaign educating people on the importance of recycling and directing them to their nearest drop off locations;
    • working with our program members who represent the leading global ICT organisations to further  strengthen of messaging;
    • working with organizations and community groups who wish to participate on the day.
    To find out more, please go to www.techcollect.com.u and www.techcollect.nz   In Australia, electronic waste is the fastest growing waste stream, growing three times faster  
    Organiser

    Organisation Name:

    ANZRP-TechCollect

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    Social:

    City:

    Melbourne

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    14 October 2019

    Activities:

    School campaign or collection

    Description: ANZRP will be promoting its commitment to International E-waste Day with the following initiatives: - Social media campaign and competition - School e-waste collection events - Print and electronic media campaign - Host corporate information event
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    GREEN TECHNOLOGY RECYCLING

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    City:

    Sydney

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    14th to 18th October

    Activities:

    School campaign or collection

    Description: We plan to engage our local schools to collect eWaste from their homes, sports clubs and their schools and we will collect free of charge and present them with an International E-Waste Day Certificate.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Shred-X Pty Ltd

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    City:

    Gold Coast

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    14 October 2020

    Activities:

    Social media, Business collection

    Description: Shred-X will be hosting a "Bring your e-Waste to Work" event for staff on Wednesday 14 October to Friday 16 October. Shred-X will securely remove all confidential information held on data-holding devices before they are destroyed, and components are separated and recycled. Items which do not hold data (such as a mouse, keyboard or cabling) will be repurposed or reused wherever possible. We will also share WEEE Forum's information and posts on social media on the importance of responsible consumerism and recycling of e-waste with landfill diversion as the ultimate goal.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    SolarQuotes

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    City:

    Adelaide

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    October

    Activities:

    Publicity Campaign - All Mediums

    Description: To mark International E-Waste Day, SolarQuotes is promoting the important campaign and its key messages as part of our 500,000th quote campaign this month. This campaign will target key local South Australian media across TV, print, online and social media. It will also include a promotional initiative finding South Australia's biggest solar skeptic, demonstrating to them first hand the money Australian homeowners can save by switching to solar. For more information about SolarQuotes, visit www.solarquotes.com.au. ABOUT FINN PEACOCK Finn Peacock is one of the forefront experts in the energy space and can talk knowledgeably to any point in relation to energy. He is an advocate for the everyday Australian wanting to save money through solar and help the environment. ABOUT SOLAR QUOTES SolarQuotes is Australia's #1 solar specific website, which helps everyday Australians access quotes for high-quality solar from pre-vetted solar installers. Since its launch in 2009, SolarQuotes has arranged quotes for almost 490,000 homes across the country.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Toowoomba Regional Council

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    Social:

    City:

    Toowoomba

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    14/9/2021 - 14/10/2021

    Activities:

    Social media, A0 Corflute Posters and Flyers at all waste management facilities

    Description: Promotion of IEWD through:
    1. Social media
    2. A0 corflute posters and flyers at all waste management facilities throughout the region.
    3. Electronic and paper posters and flyers at customer service centres throughout the region.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Toowoomba Regional Council

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    Social:

    City:

    Toowoomba

    Country:

    Australia

    Date(s):

    7-28 October 2020

    Activities:

    , Social media

    Description: Toowoomba Regional Council will be promoting International E-Waste Day through its social media channels as well as with Posters at all its Customers Service Centres and Waste Management Facilities.

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    The WEEE Forum a.i.s.b.l. is an international association representing forty producer responsibility organisations across the globe. Together with our members, we are at the forefront of turning the extended producer responsibility principle into an effective electronic waste management policy approach through our combined knowledge of the technical, business and operational aspects of collection, logistics, de-pollution, processing, preparing for reuse and reporting of e-waste. Our mission is to be the world’s foremost e-waste competence centre excelling in the implementation of the circularity principle.

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