Kent State University has partnered with a non-profit operation dedicated to the environmentally friendly disposal of end-of-life electronic equipment.
Take those items that have a cord and dispose of them with the recycling company RET3.
Collection points will be available at two KSU campus locations:
- The Tri Towers Service Desk area (March 13 from 8 a.m. until midnight March 14)
- Administrative Service Building (ASB) dock area -- ASB dock area is ideal for those that wish unload directly from a vehicle. (March 13 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.)
The effort is a continuation of a RecycleMania competition "where colleges and universities strive to reduce waste and increase recycling," according to a statement posted by the university.
Here's a list of accepted electronics:
- Personal computers
- Laptop computers
- Servers and storage devices
- Mainframe equipment
- Docking stations
- Floppy drives
- DVD/CD burners
- Circuit boards
- Cables, wires, extension cords
- Digital cameras
- Cellular phones
- DVD players
*Televisions are not accepted. University-owned equipment will also not be accepted.
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