E-Cycling Collection at Ecofest (4/22)

UMBC faculty, staff and students are invited to bring your computers, laptops, printers, copiers, TVs and anything else that plugs in or runs on batteries to Ecofest, Friday April 22, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. located at Library field at the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Center Road. Volunteers will collect your recycling as you drive through the intersection. Departments may participate if they contact Inventory Control to obtain proper forms before the event. A representative from Inventory Control will be on hand to answer questions and assist with property disposition. This is a free event.

Accepted items include copiers, CPUs (towers), fax machines, keyboards, printers, CD players, scanners, shredders, vacuum cleaners, speakers, cables/cords, telephones software, DVD players, manuals, microwaves, VCRs, televisions, radios and anything with an electric cord. Equipment is classified as recyclable when we realize that it is outdated for reuse and/or beyond repair. It is sent to one of many equipment specific dismantling departments where it is manually separated and sorted into final recovery of raw materials.

For more information, contact recycle@umbc.edu.


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