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Recycle Your E-Waste

As of yesterday (August 1st) all Brandon residents and businesses can recycle their e-waste for free. Electronic Products Recycling Association (EPRA) is a Producer Responsibility Organization (PRO) authorized to operate the End-of-Life Electrical and Electronics Equipment stewardship program in Manitoba.

As of yesterday (August 1st) all Brandon residents and businesses can recycle their e-waste for free. Electronic Products Recycling Association (EPRA) is a Producer Responsibility Organization (PRO) authorized to operate the End-of-Life Electrical and Electronics Equipment stewardship program in Manitoba.

The Electronic Products Recycling Association (EPRA) will be responsible for delivering the program in Manitoba to provide for the safe collection and recycling of electronics and electrical equipment.

Why Recycle Your Electronics?

While electronic equipment is safe to use, it contains some level of potentially toxic substances such as lead, mercury, cadmium and chromium and may contain other heavy metals and chemical flame retardants. These substances may have adverse affects on human health, or pollute groundwater, surface water or the air if electronic waste (E-waste) is illegally dumped or burned.

Where Can I take my E-Waste?

You can take your old electronics free of charge to the City's Eastview Landfill located on Victoria Ave E. or take it to Brandon Computers Sales and Services located at 1229 Richmond Avenue.

What types of e-waste is accepted?

Majority of electronics are accepted through this program. For more information and to see a complete list of accepted electronics click here

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