Issue 20 – August 2019

ANZRP-TechCollect completes another successful year

Having now completed my first full year as CEO of ANZRP I can look back on a very successful 12 months. As we step into the new financial year

Collection partner survey results coming soon

A big thank you to those who participated in the 2019 collection partner survey. In early June, we sent out our collection partner

Preventing theft and scavenging

If you saw the ABC’s War on Waste, you might have seen a nice story about a TV getting a second life, when a member of the public pulled

Introducing Kerry Owen – TechCollect Program Assistant

We are lucky to have just appointed Kerry Owen to join us in the TechCollect team. Hailing from

Coffs Harbour Waste Management Conference is well regarded as the industry’s leading waste management conference. National Communications & Engagement Manager Savvas Aidonopoulos addressed a packed out audience, discussing our growing e-waste problem. Watch the presentation in full below:

7 roads to an electronics circular economy

Wearable, pluggable, and fashionable. Just like fast fashion and fast food, electronics involve a rapid turnover in style trends, with revenues dependent on selling the latest products.

ANZRP joins the B Corp movement

ANZRP is excited to announce it recently attained B Corporation certification. It is the first e-waste recycling organisation in Australia to be accredited as a B Corp certified

Servicing communities in remote corners of the country

Over the years, ANZRP has built an enviable reputation as a leader in e-waste collections and recycling. We believe that our commitment to community is a key aspect of our role helping educate

Education pilot program ramps up as school interest grows

For most of us, school is an integral part of our early life — teachers are our mentors, and our books the tools for exploring the world. Schools help to shape the habits that

E-Waste: The challenge is piling up

According to a recent World Economic Forum Report, 50 million tonnes of electronic and electrical waste is produced each year. To make matters worse, if nothing is done this figure will double

Kyoyu – Canon’s new camera sharing community

Canon Australia recently announced the launch of Kyōyū, its new camera-sharing community created as an affordable and simple way for everyone to access better

Upcoming Events

WasteMINZ Conference

When: Monday 23 September – Thursday 26 September
Where: Claudelands, Hamilton NZ

Waste Expo

When: Wednesday 23 October – Thursday 24 October
Where: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Australasian Waste and Recycling Expo

When: Wednesday 30 October – Thursday 31 October
Where: International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour

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TechCollect is the official recycling program of ANZRP under the National Television and Computer Recycling Scheme