|Submission Date||Feb. 2, 2012|
University of Nebraska at Kearney
OP-20: Electronic Waste Recycling Program
Manager of Environmental Health and Safety
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 all 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:
Employees and students have been informed via newsletters, emails and meetings to place workorders for electronic equipment to be picked up. Workers will remove any equipment found in trash containers.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for institution-generated materials:
A workorder is placed and the equipment is picked up and collected. Annnually an electronic recycling compnay picks it up.
A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for student-generated materials :
Student can place a workorder for their electronic waster to be picked up and shipped with the University's electronic waste.
The website URL where information about the e-waste recycling program is available:
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