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    Organiser

    Organisation Name:

    Electronic Products Recycling Association (EPRA)

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    City:

    Ottawa

    Country:

    Canada

    Date(s):

    October 2019

    Activities:

    Public collection, Business collection, Public Campaign - Internet news

    Description: EPRA is proud to be the first North America member of the WEEE Forum sharing our vision of diverting e-waste from landfill and helping the environment on International E-waste Day - October 14, 2019 - and every day. EPRA is the go to resource for electronics recycling, ensuring end of life electronics are handled in a safe, secure and environmentally- sound manner. In fact, EPRA programs have diverted one-million tonnes of E-waste from landfill and illegal export. In celebration of International E-waste Day, EPRA will host community collection events across Canada, and raise awareness about the importance of recycling electronics through our interactive learning hub.
    Organiser

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    EPRA

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    City:

    Mississauga

    Country:

    Canada

    Date(s):

    Month of October 2020

    Activities:

    promotion and education

    Description: EPRA will undertake the following activities:
    • Feature on Learning Hub re: IEWD
    • Article on Recycle My Electronics' Learning Hub re: IEWD and importance of responsible recycling
    • IEWD Banner on Recycle My Electronics' websites
    • EPRA Ambassador LinkedIn post re: WEEE Forum and IEWD
    • Quotes for WEEE Forum and EPRA's use to promote IEWD
    Organiser

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    EPRA

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    City:

    Mississauga

    Country:

    Canada

    Date(s):

    October 2021

    Activities:

    School campaign or collection

    Description: recycleMYelectronics.ca Web updates include: WEEE forum call out on learning hub + waste Reduction month campaigns across Canada.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Closing the Loop

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    City:

    Toronto / Amsterdam

    Countries:

    Canada, Netherlands

    Date(s):

    October 27, from 10.00-11.15 (EDT) / 16.00-17.15 (CEST)

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Social media, Workshop, Conference

    Description: On October 27, from 16.00-17.15 (CEST), Closing the Loop and the Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands are organizing a WCEFSide event. The webinar ''Thinking in circles and shortening loops: What needs to happen in order to advance circular procurement in ICT?'' will dive into both procurement and market perspectives, from different speakers. This virtual session will discuss the essential role of procurers in achieving a more sustainable economy. Who will speak? The session will kick-off with a discussion on the Canadian and Dutch approaches to establish a fair and sustainable ICT procurement framework. From there, we will dive into innovative examples from the market with adding two industry speakers. Apply via Eventbrite!
    Participant

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    TERRA

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    City:

    Nationwide

    Countries:

    Canada, United States

    Date(s):

    October 14-20, 2021

    Activities:

    Mail-In E-Waste Collection

    Description:

    Done with IT is a simple, secure and sustainable electronics reuse and recycling program from TERRA.

    To celebrate International E-Waste Day, Done with IT is offering a 25% discount on all of our mail-in reuse and recycling products. Use Promo Code "WEEE"

    TERRA is helping to eliminate toxic electronic waste (e-waste) from contaminating the air, land and water by diverting used electronics to the care of e-Stewards and/or R2 Certified Recyclers. Certified Recyclers offer the only solution to manage the growing e-waste crisis and maximize the reuse and recycling of natural resources.

    About

    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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