In May we recycled 31,676 electronic items. On the top of the ladder were computer miscellaneous and flat-screen televisions.
Overall in May, we recovered 216,472Kg of materials. (That’s about 1,592 Jeep Wrangler cars.)
Top 5 performing councils in WA
Congratulations to our TOP e-waste recycling champions in May19′.
- City of Stirling (Recycling Centre Balcatta) = 39 T
- Mindarie Regional Council (Tamala Park Waste) = 22 T
- City of Albany = 11.1 T
- City of Bunbury = 10 T
- Bunbury Harvey Regional Council = 9 T
Top 5 performing companies in WA
- Canon Recoverable WA – PTT WA Pty Ltd = 3.5 T
- Toshiba Australia – WA Warehouse = 2.5 T
- BGC Information Systems = 2.4 T
- Newmont Goldcorp’s Boddington mine= 2.2 T
- Curtin University = 1.7 T
In May we recovered 216,472 Kg of materials. (That’s about 1,592 Jeep Wrangler cars.)
In May we recycled total of 31,676 items. Did you know, that 680 CRT televisions contain approximately 1,038kg of lead? You can read our blogpost How to properly dispose of e-waste such as old TVs with leaded glass.