Electronic Waste – including TVs, computers, stereos, microwaves etc.

E-waste
Including TVs, computers, stereos, game consoles, microwaves, cameras, DVD players etc

  • Nelson Environment Centre now offers an e-waste recycling service.  Check here for full details
  • some electronic equipment e.g. computers that are still in order working can be upgraded or fixed and Nelson Envirnoment Centre provides those services.
  • Various local Facebook groups exist that offer the option to donate, swap, sell or buy goods for reuse – more details can be found here
  • Lazers Edge offers a free recycling service for Brother printers only
  • some  branded electronic manufacturers e.g Apple, Brother, Dell, Hewlett-Packard etc, provide recycling services for their own-brand electronic equipment. Check the guarantee/instructions leaflet or contact the company direct
  • ask the retail outlet where you bought your electronic item whether they have a recycling programme in place
  • see ‘Mobile Phones’ section for information relating to mobile phones

Contacts:

Nelson Environment Centre, 31 Vanguard Street, Nelson    Ph: (03) 545 9176

Lazers Edge, Shed 8, 29 Parkers Road, Tahunanui   Ph: (03) 546 8848