In support of Campus Sustainability Day 2014, the OCC Sustainability Committee is sponsoring an electronic waste recycling event at the Auburn Hills and Southfield Campuses.
eWaste collection times, dates and locations are:
- 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oct. 18, at the Auburn Hills campus, 2900 Featherstone Road, Auburn Hills, parking lot 9.
- 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Oct 25, at the Southfield campus parking, 22322 Rutland Ave, Southfield.
The Global Electric Electronic Processing (GEEP) company will take approved e-waste from OCC students, staff, faculty and the Oakland County Community and transport the waste to the company’s facility.
The following items will be accepted: computers, laptops, printers, copiers, cell phones, office phones, microwaves, chargers, TVs, cable boxes, lithium ion and car batteries, hard drives, industrial equipment, personal electronics, radios, computer monitors, audio equipment, routers, circuit boards, cables, wires, cords and home appliances.
The following materials will not be accepted: bio-hazard material, radioactive material, VHS tapes, CDs, Freon-containing devices, alkaline batteries, leaking batteries, any non-electronics and hazardous waste like paint or oil.
For more information, contact Mike Halaburda at (248) 341-2016.