Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 51.13
Liaison Parker Long
Submission Date July 25, 2012
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Virginia Commonwealth University
OP-20: Electronic Waste Recycling Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 1.00 Steve Heinitz
Recycling Manager
Physical Plant
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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?:
Yes

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?:
Yes

A brief description of steps taken to ensure that e-waste is recycled responsibly, workers’ basic safety is protected, and environmental standards are met:

All of the E-Waste on campus is collected by the recycling team. The E-Waste is stored in the surplus property warehouse until the certified E-Waste recycling company picks it up.


A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for institution-generated materials:

Computers, hard drives, keyboards, monitors, fax machines, printers, scanners and microwaves can all be recycled through the E-Waste recycling program. Departments need to surplus these items prior to them be accepted for recycling and the recycling team will come and pick up the materials.


A brief description of the electronic waste recycling program for student-generated materials :

Student-generated materials are collected for free at E-Waste recycling events throughout the academic year.


The website URL where information about the e-waste recycling program is available:

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