|Submission Date||March 14, 2012|
Truman State University
OP-20: Electronic Waste Recycling Program
Design Project Manager
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:
E-waste is collected and stored in an appropriate location. Workers are not expected to take e-waste apart, lift any great quantities and are not exposed to any harmful materials.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for institution-generated materials:
E-waste is collected and either sold at surplus sales or is transported to the appropriate disposal site in a nearby city.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for student-generated materials :
There is not currently a program for student generated materials.
The website URL where information about the e-waste recycling program is available:
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