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International report shames NZ’s ewaste record

Sunday, 17 December 2017, 7:34 pm | eDay

A new United Nations report identifies New Zealand as one of the world’s largest generators of electronic waste (ewaste) and as the only OECD country without any national regulations. More >>

No eDay in 2011– time for a permanent ewaste solution is now

Friday, 28 October 2011, 12:13 pm | eDay

eDay organisers today announced that there will be no national eDay electronic waste collection in 2011. Despite strong interest from local communities and support from eDay partners, eDay cannot proceed without substantial central government support. More >>

Funding for ewaste recycling welcomed but will users pay?

Wednesday, 10 August 2011, 4:18 pm | eDay

The eDay New Zealand Trust has welcomed the announcement today by the Minister for the Environment, the Hon Dr Nick Smith, that the government is going to provide more than $1million over the next two years to promote ewaste recycling, but has raised ... More >>

Smart Trash reinvents computer waste recycling

Friday, 15 April 2011, 9:04 pm | eDay

The concept of Smart Trash as an innovative way to encourage a cradle-to-grave approach to handling electronic products was presented this morning at an event hosted by the Embassy of the United States of America in Wellington. More >>

eDay supports Starship's Mobile Phone Recycling

Monday, 24 January 2011, 12:05 pm | eDay

The eDay New Zealand Trust congratulates Vodafone and Starship on their latest mobile phone recycling appeal and is encouraging New Zealanders to get behind the initiative. More >>

eDay launches in the Pacific today

Wednesday, 8 December 2010, 12:41 pm | eDay

eDay, New Zealand’s only free computer recycling event recently held on 6 November, will be launched in a Pacific Island country for the first time today. More >>

Record Number Dispose Of Computer Waste At eDay

Sunday, 7 November 2010, 9:54 am | eDay

Kiwis cleared their homes of an estimated 900 tonnes of old computer equipment and mobile phones today in New Zealand's fourth national eDay. More >>

Dispose of e-Waste the right way!

Wednesday, 3 November 2010, 11:27 am | eDay

New Zealanders can dispose of their old PCs, computer peripherals and mobile phones at eDay this Saturday. More >>

Free recycling event kicks off this weekend

Tuesday, 2 November 2010, 10:58 am | eDay

Dunedin residents can dispose of their old PCs, computer peripherals and mobile phones at eDay this Saturday. More >>

Computer recycling event kicks off this weekend

Monday, 1 November 2010, 12:09 pm | eDay

New Zealanders can dispose of their old PCs, computer peripherals and mobile phones at eDay this Saturday. More >>

eDay scoops Supreme Award in Community Awards

Thursday, 17 September 2009, 5:33 pm | eDay

Computer Access New Zealand (CANZ), organiser of the recent eDay computer recycling event, was honoured as the recipient of the Supreme Award in the Wellington Airport Community Awards, held at a ceremony in the Wellington Council Chambers last night. ... More >>

Kiwis recycle 966 tonnes of e-waste at eDay

Monday, 14 September 2009, 9:31 am | eDay

Over 966 tonnes of old computer equipment and mobile phones were diverted from landfills across the country today in the third national eDay. More >>

Kiwis recycle 966 tonnes of e-waste at eDay

Sunday, 13 September 2009, 1:06 pm | eDay

More than 966 tonnes of old computer equipment and mobile phones were diverted from landfills across the country today in the third national eDay. More >>

eDay computer collectables up for auction

Tuesday, 8 September 2009, 5:30 pm | eDay

Computer collectors will have the chance to bid for antique and collectable computers in a special Trade Me Charity Auction starting on eDay 12 September. The charity auction, which opens on Saturday 12 September, is part of eDay 2009, a free computer ... More >>

Free computer recycling event on this weekend

Tuesday, 8 September 2009, 9:23 am | eDay

New Zealand residents can safely dispose of their old PCs, computer peripherals, mobile phones and digital cameras at eDay this weekend. More >>

Free computer recycling event on this weekend

Monday, 7 September 2009, 5:27 pm | eDay

eDay, a free computer recycling event being held in close to 40 centres throughout New Zealand, is expected to divert over 1,000 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) from New Zealand landfills. More >>

Free computer recycling event on this weekend

Monday, 7 September 2009, 11:11 am | eDay

eDay, a free computer recycling event held in over 40 communities throughout New Zealand, is expected to divert over 1,000 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) from landfills around the country. More >>

Cleaning up Wellington’s e-waste

Monday, 31 August 2009, 2:14 pm | eDay

The nationwide computer recycling event aims to educate New Zealanders about the benefits of recycling while providing convenient drop-off points for people to dispose of unwanted ‘e-waste’. More >>

Valuable resources saved from the scrapheap

Thursday, 20 August 2009, 4:49 pm | eDay

Otago residents can dispose of their old PCs, computer peripherals, mobile phones and digital cameras at eDay on Saturday 12th September. eDay, a free nationwide computer recycling event, is expected to divert over 1,000 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) ... More >>

eDay 2009, the chance to dispose of e-waste

Tuesday, 14 July 2009, 1:24 pm | eDay

Computer Access New Zealand (CANZ) has announced another eDay (free computer recycling day), for 12 September 2009, with the aim of diverting over 1,000 tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) from landfills in up to 40 regions – an increase from the 31 regions ... More >>

 

 

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