Electrical and electronic devices and other equipment contain many valuable materials such as metals that can be reused by recycling. For example, 99 % of the materials a contemporary laptop contains can be used again.
Health & Environment
Especially old electrical and electronic devices might contain substances harmful to the health and environment. The same substances can be used for manufacturing new equipment, when recycled with the best available technology.
Producer organisations are responsible for the secure processing of the data equipment returned to the official reception points. Please consult your retailer about the possibility to return discarded data equipment into a locked data-SER container.