What's eligible as e-waste?

  • Desktop PCs
  • Laptop PCs
  • Monitors
  • Hard drives
  • Keyboards
  • Computer mouse  
  • Computer power supplies
  • Circuit boards
  • Motherboards
  • Network and memory cards
  • Floppy disc and CD drives
  • Printers
  • Scanners
  • Televisions
  • Mobile phones
  • Photocopiers
  • Fax machines
  • Medical and lab equipment
  • Test equipment
  • Components
  • Server equipment
  • Answering machines
  • Telephones
  • Electronic games and toys (including joysticks and computer game consoles)
  • Household and entertainment appliances e.g. videos, DVD players, hi-fi equipment, stereos, speakers, digital or video cameras
  • Microwaves
  • Vacuum cleaners
  • Hairdryers
  • Alarm clock
  • Lead acid batteries also from power supplies in computer industry - these are generally in what they call UPS (Uninterruptible Power supply)
  • Cordless Tools (Drills etc)