Electronics recycling day set

Published January 9, 2014

UB faculty, staff, students and members of the Alumni Association can dispose of their old computers and other electronics at a free computer and electronics recycling event Jan. 22 on the North Campus.

Material will be accepted from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Center for Tomorrow parking lot.

Accepted materials include computer devices, monitors, televisions, networking devices, printers, audio/video equipment, communication devices, lab/test and measurement devices, power supplies, microwaves, wire/cabling, computer hardware, computer batteries and telecommunication devices.

Materials that will not be accepted for recycling include home appliances, light bulbs and lamps, gas-powered and lawn equipment, household hazardous waste, liquids and batteries.

The recycling services are being provided by Maven Technologies, the first certified electronics recycler in New York State.

For more information, contact the Office of Sustainability at 829-3535.