ElectroRecycle, the Small Appliance & Power Tool Recycling Program, Expands in B.C.
New product categories such as power tools and exercise machines provide British Columbians a new recycling option for a wide variety of household electrical products.
Vancouver, B.C., June 20, 2012 – Starting July 1, 2012, British Columbians will be able to recycle even more of their old or broken electrical products as ElectroRecycle expands its small appliance recycling program to include new products such as power tools, sewing machines and exercise equipment.
Introduced by the Canadian Electrical Stewardship Association (CESA), ElectroRecycle (formerly known as Unplugged) was first launched across B.C. on October 1, 2011. ElectroRecycle is the first small appliance and power tool recycling program of its kind in Canada and the only government-approved small appliance and power tool recycling program in B.C.