|Submission Date||July 18, 2012|
Harrisburg Area Community College
OP-20: Electronic Waste Recycling Program
Finance and College Resources
Does the institution have a program in place to recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish all electronic waste generated by the institution and take measures to ensure that the electronic waste is recycled responsibly?:
Does the institution have a program in place to recycle, reuse, and/or refurbish electronic waste generated by students and take measures to ensure that the electronic waste is recycled responsibly?:
A brief description of steps taken to ensure that e-waste is recycled responsibly, workers’ basic safety is protected, and environmental standards are met:
Non-operable electronics are collected and stored according to state regulations, and sent to the local solid waste authority recycling center.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for institution-generated materials:
HACC offers employees and students the opportunity to purchase computers that are being replaced, as part of the campus recycling program.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for student-generated materials :
An electronics recycling event is held each year encouraging staff and students to bring in computers, phones, VCRs, cameras, scanners, speakers, TVs, remotes, etc. to be recycled.
The website URL where information about the e-waste recycling program is available:
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