FREE National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme
TechCollect has launched a free e-waste recycling service for the general public and small business targeting unwanted computers and accessories, printers and televisions.
Unwanted computer equipment and televisions can be dropped off for recycling at any of Council's Waste Transfer Stations durring normal trading times, free of charge. The collected e-waste will then be recycled for use in manufacturing new products, instead of going into landfill.
Items that will be ACCEPTED:
Computer equipment including any brand of desktop, laptop, monitors, mice, keyboards, cables, drives and computer-related peripherals.
Printers and scanners
Items that are NOT ACCEPTED through TechCollect:
*these items are accepted at the Waste Transfer Stations for a fee (refer to the Fees and Charges Schedule for fees)
Video recorders and DVD player
Whitegoods and household appliances (e.g. vacuum cleaners, microwaves)
Radios and stereo equipment
Some important points
- Drop-off and recycling is free for the general public and small business only.
- It is your responsibility to delete any data from your devices.
- For further information on e-waste recycling visit www.techcollect.com.au
- For more detailed information about the TechCollect service within the Coorong Council area please call 1300 785 277.