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@RTP Programs

RTP Electronics Recycling

Date

4/25/2012

Time

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Organization/Sponsor

The Environment@rtp Committee organizes semi-annual electronics recycling days for employees of RTP Companies.  To date, this program has recycled 590,715 pounds (295 tons) of e-waste from employees of the Park.

Description

The next electronics recycling day organized by Environment@rtp for employees of Park companies will be held April 25, 2012.

Acceptable Materials:

  • Computer systems/monitors/peripherals (limit 3 systems per RTP employee)
  • CRT Televisions 27”or smaller (no consoles), flat panel televisions
  • Mercury thermometers/thermostats
  • Stereo/audio equipment
  • Desktop copiers/faxes
  • Cell phones
  • UPS units
  • VCRs or DVD players

Materials Not Accepted:

  • CRT Televisions larger than 27”
  • Smoke detectors
  • Large Appliances
  • Office equipment (e.g. large copiers)
  • Other non-residential equipment
  • All other household hazardous waste

Location

Park Point (formerly Nortel's Gateway Facility) in RTP 
4001 E. Chapel Hill Nelson Hwy (Hwy 54)
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Directions

Directions:  From I-40 E or W take the Davis Drive exit and turn left at the end of the ramp.  Take a left onto Hwy. 54.  At the first traffic light, take a left into Nortel and follow the signs to the event.