Week of October 10th
Business campaign -Social media
Good News Project
Friday, October 13th and Saturday, October 14th
On Friday, October 13, 2023, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Renaissance at Colony Park and NexTech, a local IT / E-Waste disposal services company, will host an E-Waste Collection Event in recognition of International E-Waste Day. The event will be held at Renaissance at Colony Park in Ridgeland (in the Barnes & Noble parking lot) and will offer a place for local residents and small businesses to dispose of their end-of-life/discarded electronics such as laptops/personal computers, monitors, televisions, cell phones, printers, scanners, cords and the like.
This E-Waste Collection Day aims to raise awareness about the critical nature of E-Waste disposal, prevent environmental contamination, and protect personal data by using secure, sustainable disposal practices. E-Waste poses harm to the environment with toxic materials and presents risk by exposing the owner’s personal information that remains on data-bearing devices like hard drives. This event brings knowledge and resources to residents and small businesses that may be unaware of the correct methods for disposing of E-Waste and who have limited resources for disposal services. Disposing of E-Waste is a huge and ever-growing challenge and disposal methods are not equal and can even be harmful if not handled properly. NexTech, an R2V3-certified company, meets the highest standards of e-waste disposal for any industry, complying with local, state, federal and industry regulations.
Electronic Recyclers International
Spooner, WI and Superior, WI
October 7, 2023 and October 8, 2023
Community Electronics Collection Event
Zender Environmental Health and Research Group
Public Campaign - Social media
The WEEE Forum a.i.s.b.l. is an international association representing 52 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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