Friday, August 31, 2012

Help Us Collect 6 Tonnes of Electronic Waste in One Day

and Name our Sculpture!
E-Waste Depot Launch: Saturday, September 8
West ReStore, 7 Enterprise Ave., 10 a.m to 5 p.m.
name me Recycle your unwanted electronic waste at the launch of Habitat NCR's E-Waste Depot, win prizes and help the environment!

Win a $50 Home Depot gift card for recycling:
  • The biggest TV
  • The oldest computer monitor
  • The oldest computer

All e-waste collected will be recycled in Ontario through the Ontario Electronic Stewardship (OES) program by Simms Recycling Solutions. Click here for a complete list of acceptable materials.

All donations will save the environment and support Habitat NCR and its two ReStores, which receive funds for collecting e-waste.

And don't forget to enter our E-Waste Sculpture "Name Me" Contest! Created by local artist and ReStore associate Uwe Foehring, the sculpture is made of e-waste components in the shape of Habitat for Humanity's logo.

Like any creation, it needs a name! Send your entry to or drop it off at one of our two ReStoresDeadline for submissions is Friday, October 5. The winner, who will receive a $50 Home Depot gift card, will be announced in the October 9-13 issue of the ReStore Weekly e-Newsletter. For more information, call 613-612-5443 or go to

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