Electronic Waste

Consumers and businesses can recycle their end-of-life electronics and help divert potentially hazardous materials from provincial landfills through several recycling programs offered by industry stewardship organizations working on behalf of electronic product manufacturers.

Recycle my Cell

Recycle My Cell is a national industry initiative led by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) along with its members (wireless manufacturers and service providers) to raise awareness about mobile device recycling.

Recycle my Electronics

Recycle MY Electronics is a program of the Electronic Products Recycling Association, a not-for-profit organization responsible for implementing and operating an industry-led and government-approved electronic products recycling program for consumers and businesses throughout Newfoundland and Labrador.

 

Recycle your Set Top Boxes and PVRs

Set top boxes and personal video recorders (PVRs) can be recycled through programs offered by the following service providers:

 

About Extended Producer Responsibility Programs: In 2012, the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador announced amendments to the Waste Management Regulations under the Environmental Protection Act to introduce an industry-led electronic waste recycling program. In August 2013, the Electronic Products Recycling Association, a not-for-profit, industry-led organization, launched the first Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) electronic products recycling program in Newfoundland and Labrador.  A second program for cell phones was officially regulated in 2013.

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