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e-scrap for Camp Starts March 17

March 11, 2022

The Center for Sustainability is excited to again host the e-scrap for camp electronics recycling initiative benefiting Camp Good Days & Special Times.

Logo: e-scrap for camp

Sunnking, the main recycling sponsor for this event, has currently raised over $114,000 for Camp Good Days.

Collection starts Thursday, March 17 in the Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building, room 116. Items can be dropped off in the large bins set up in the room at any time through Tuesday, March 29. Computers and other data-containing devices will be collected during the Fisher Goes Green Fair on Wednesday, March 23 or by appointment (email While the initiative does not provide certified data destruction, hard drives will be locked until Sunnking can properly shred and dispose.

There is no cost to recycle televisions, monitors, or other such devices.

Note that hallway recycling does not handle e-waste and you should not leave things in the hallway. For Fisher-owned property (e.g. computers or anything with an inventory tag), please contact OIT for disposal.

Acceptable materials include computers and accessories, mobile devices, office equipment, data center equipment, and much more. For a full list of what Sunnking will accept, visit their website.

The following items will not be accepted:

  • Smoke detectors/Carbon monoxide detectors
  • Devices containing liquid mercury (thermostats, switches, medical devices, thermometers)
  • Gas powered equipment
  • CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, and cassette tapes
  • Household hazardous waste
  • Materials containing liquids
  • Freon containing devices/materials (refrigerators, air conditioners, dehumidifiers)
  • Radioactive materials
  • PCB containing materials
  • Large appliances (stoves, washers, dryers, dishwashers)
  • Batteries (alkaline, wet cell, dry cell)
  • Broken/bare CRTs
  • Propane tanks
  • Wooden speakers
  • Light Bulbs