Start gathering your broken and unwanted electronic and other items to be recycled as you get ready to come on by to our October 21st zero waste extravaganza!
On Saturday, October 21st, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.,the Electronic recyclig A BurlingtonGreen is teaming up with the Burlington Centre and the Burlington Repair Cafe (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.), to host this convenient and popular event to help you eliminate clutter from your homes, offices, schools and community centres, so that together we can help the planet locally.
Located at the Burlington Centre parking lot (777 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON), crew members from the ERA (Electronic Recycling Association) will be on-site to accept laptop, tablets, computer and cell phone electronics. All the devices we collect will be recycled responsibly, and none of them will end up in a landfill. A series of Terracycle Zero Waste bins will be stationed at the event to accept more unique waste items not currently accepted in Halton Region’s recycling program.
Repair Cafe too!
Volunteers from the Burlington Repair Cafe will be on hand inside the Burlington Centre at the community hub room from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.) to help community members with simple repairs to household items to give them a new lease on life.
ERA Accepted items include:
- Desktop & laptop computers
- Cell Phones/ Smart Phones/ Home Phones
- Handheld Electronics (Mp3 Players, Gaming Consoles etc)
- Gaming consoles
- Stereo Equipment
- USB Keys & Other Storage Devices
- External Hard Drives
- Cords, cables
- Peripherals (mice, keyboards, CDs, DVDs, etc)
**NO microwaves or old tube TVs – NO home or personal appliances*
If you need help organizing a collection event contact the ERA. We will provide necessary resources (staff to assist with collection if necessary and confirmed in advance, collection bins, removal of equipment) as well as assist in handling the creation of marketing materials for your event (posters/flyers for you to distribute). All you’ll need to do is share event details with all of your contacts to ensure your collection is well attended. Please check availability with a ERA representative today by calling our main line at 1.877.9.EWASTE