ERA, Green Calgary, and Ikea Hosts an Electronic Recycling Event

By electronic recycling association April 15, 2024

In honor of Earth Month, the Electronic Recycling Association (ERA) is thrilled to announce an exciting collaboration between ERA, Green Calgary, and Ikea for an electronics recycling event. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 20th, 2024, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and head over to the parking lot of Ikea. It’s located at 8000 11 St SE, Calgary, AB T2H 3B2, for a day filled with environmental action and community spirit.

Accepted items include:

  • Laptops/Computers
  • Computer parts (motherboards, hard drives, etc.)
  • Keyboards, mice, wires/cables
  • Mobile phones
  • Gaming consoles
  • Stereo equipment
  • Software (operating, editing, design)
  • CD/DVD and cards
  • Lab equipment

*we do not accept household items

About Green Calgary:

Since 1978, Green Calgary has been a leading urban environmental charity supporting Calgarians in living a more sustainable life; helping them take effective environmental action in their homes, work places, schools, and communities. We’ve worked with tens of thousands of Calgarians in leading a greener lifestyle because we know that only by working together can we ensure a healthy city and ultimately a healthy planet.

About IKEA

IKEA was founded by Ingvar Kamprad in 1943 and came to life as a mail order catalogue business in the forested town of Älmhult, Sweden. Today, it’s a global home furnishing brand that brings affordability, design and comfort to people all over the world. We may have come a long way since our humble beginnings, but our vision remains the same: to create a better everyday life for the many people. Explore the IKEA story here, to learn more about our heritage, what drives us today and the ways we seek to positively impact people and planet.

About the Electronic Recycling Association (ERA)

The Electronic Recycling Association (ERA) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 to address the growing problem of e-waste and the increasing ‘digital divide’. For over fifteen years, ERA has offered simple solutions to help individuals and organizations prevent operational equipment from premature destruction. With a focus on recovery, refurbishment and reuse, ERA continuously supplies charitable groups with donated IT equipment while securely managing the retiring IT assets of organizations and individuals across Canada.