Electronics Recycling

Cell phone recycling is managed by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA). For more information visit www.RecycleMyCell.ca or call 1-888-797-1740.

Who is EPRA Nova Scotia?

Electronic Products Recycling Association – Nova Scotia (EPRA Nova Scotia) is responsible for implementing and operating an industry-led and government-approved electronic products recycling program that is available for consumers and businesses throughout the province.

In accordance with the Solid Waste-Resource Management Regulations, more than 500 manufacturers, retailers and other stakeholders are stewards of EPRA Nova Scotia’s program.

Desktop Computers

Desktop computers (including those acting as servers) and all bundled keyboards, mice, cables and internal components.

Portable Computers

Includes portable computers such as laptops, netbooks, notebooks and tablets.

Computer Peripherals

Includes both wired and wireless manual input devices such as keyboards, mice and trackballs.

Desktop Printers

Printers designed to reside on a work surface, including laser and LED, ink jet, dot matrix, thermal, dye sublimation and “multifunction” copy, scan, fax and print devices.  Standalone desktop scanners and fax machines are also included in this category.

Display Devices

Televisions and monitors, including various technologies such as Cathode Ray Tube (CRT), flat panel (LCD, LED and plasma) and rear projection.

Personal or Portable Audio/Video Systems

Includes docking speakers, portable stereos, personal CD players, portable audio recorders, tape/radio players, headphones, digital media (MP3) players, voice recorders, and digital and video cameras.

Vehicle Audio/Video Systems (Aftermarket)

Includes amplifiers, equalizers, speakers and in-dash audio/video components.

Home Theatre In A Box (HTB) Systems

Includes pre-packaged disc player/speaker/amplifier systems for use with video or television display to create a home theatre experience.

Home Audio/Video Systems

Includes VCRs, DVD and CD players, digital cable and satellite equipment, speakers, amplifiers, receivers, data projectors and similar audio/video systems.

Non-Cellular Telephones

Includes corded and cordless telephones, as well as telephone answering machines.

Recycle Where?

Beech Hill Waste Management Facility– 1356 Beech Hill Rd, Antigonish County – 902-863-4744
Guysborough Waste Management Facility  – 151 Waste Management Rd, Route 16 – 902-232-2316
St Mary’s Transfer Station  – 150 Cape Geoggan Rd, Hwy 7 – 902-522-2659
Strait Bottle Exchange – 17 Paint St, Port Hawkesbury – 902-625-2448

For more locations visit the ERPA Nova Scotia website or call 1-877-462-8907.