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@RTP Programs

RTP Electronics Recycling




7:00 AM - 6:00 PM


The Environment@rtp Committee organizes semi-annual electronics recycling days for employees of RTP Companies.  To date, this program has recycled 629,836 pounds (315 tons) of e-waste from employees of the Park.


The next electronics recycling day organized by Environment@rtp for employees of Park companies will be held September 26, 2012.

Acceptable Materials:

  • Computer systems/monitors/peripherals (limit 3 systems per RTP employee)
  • CRT Televisions 27”or smaller (no consoles), flat panel televisions
  • 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


Park Point (formerly Nortel's Gateway Facility) in RTP 
4001 E. Chapel Hill Nelson Hwy (Hwy 54)
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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 Park Point and follow the signs to the event.