Recycling ewaste

A collection point for ewaste is located at the Meru Waste Disposal Facility, Landfill Lane, Narngulu. Ewaste is transported to a contractor, dismantled and the components are sold on for recycling.

Please stack all items carefully into the collection bins avoiding damage where possible.

Items accepted in Electronic Waste Recycling Program:

  • Televisions, including:
    • CRTs
    • LCDs/flat panels
  • Computers, including:
    • Personal computers
    • Laptops and notebooks
    • Tablets and palmtops
    • All other computers
  • Monitors and projectors, including:
    • CRT monitors and projectors
    • LCD/flat panel monitors
  • Printers and multi-functional devices (MFDs), including:
    • Toners and ink cartridges contained within a printer where they cannot reasonably be removed
  • Computer peripherals, including:
    • Power supplies and adaptors
    • Cables
    • Parts and accessories

The program does NOT accept any other products, including:

  • Smoke alarms (these can be recycled through the Household Hazardous Waste Program for residents)
  • Light globes
  • X-ray tubes
  • Items containing hazardous materials and compounds (these can be recycled through the Household Hazardous Waste Program for residents)
  • EPIRBs
  • Explosive material
  • Broken glass TV screens or monitors
  • Batteries that are not an integral part of the system
  • Packaging (cardboard can be recycled at the Tip Shop)
  • Microwaves and vacuum cleaners