Electronic Waste – including TVs, computers, stereos, microwaves etc.
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
Nelson Environment Centre, 31 Vanguard Street, Nelson Ph: (03) 545 9176
Lazers Edge, Shed 8, 29 Parkers Road, Tahunanui Ph: (03) 546 8848