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Got e-waste? Recycle it!

Since 2009, the University has diverted nearly 100 tonnes of e-waste from landfill.
Until the end of the year, the e-recycling service will be offered free by Ecoversity. However from January 2016, there will be a charge associated with disposal. With this in mind, we encourage all schools and areas to review and consolidate electrical items […]

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Divide in Concord – A free film & presentation with Tim Silverwood

As part of the Adelaide City Council’s Go Green program, you are invitied to the City Library with one of Australia’s leading environmentalists Tim Silverwood.
When: Friday November 21 at 5:30pm
Where: City Library – just off Rundle Mall, map here
RSVP: Essential – book here to reserve your place
Cost: FREE
Tim is an ordinary guy who somehow found […]

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Thank you e-Recyclers!

A big thank you to everyone who e-Recycled last week! We are still waiting for final figures, but we have bets on we collected around 15 tonnes of unwanted electrical equipment. Your items are being ethically and responsibly recycled by e-Cycle Recovery (http://www.ecyclerecovery.com.au/).
If you have unwanted electrical items at home, please take advantage of the […]

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Free e-Recycling Collection for Households – 3rd and 4th December

FREE e-waste collection for all metropolitan householders – Download poster here!

Unwanted computer and electrical equipment can be dropped off for recycling at the locations below, free of charge. Your e-waste can then be recycled into many components, instead of going into landfill.
Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th December, between 9am – 4pm at drop-off points.
Drop-off points
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e-Recycling THIS Week!

e-Recycling is the responsible and ethical disposal and reuse of electronic equipment. Please take advantage of this event by recycling any University owned unwanted electronic equipment. Also, please pass this information on to other relevant people within your areas.
 
Next e-Recycling Event: 24 & 25 November 2011 – North Terrace, Waite and Roseworthy Campuses. Download the […]

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ReUSEathon!

The ReUSEathon yesterday was a great success, thanks to all that donated and participated. Together we saved hundreds of books, mugs, folders and other stationery items from landfill! The Ecoveristy team hope you found some useful gems! See photos of the event here!

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Clean Up Australia Day – This Sunday!

Clean Up Australia Day is officially on Sunday 6 March
The University will be represented by ECOS – the Environmental Collective Of Students. They are meeting along the Torrens River on Friday 1pm to help clean up our river precinct!
Great work ECOS!

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Get ready to recycle…outdoors!

Ecoversity’s outdoor recycling stations have arrived….we look forward to them being installed around the North Terrace Campus shortly!

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Free household e-waste collection

Free e-Recycling household collection: SATURDAY 11 & SUNDAY 12, SEPTEMBER 2010
Times, collection locations and more information here.
Great opportunity to have a SPRING CLEAN and recycle unwanted electronic equipment!

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