30 Apr '17, 1am

TIL Since 1 June 1992, Singapore has imposed restrictions on the mercury content in mercury oxide, zinc carbon...

Recycling e-waste, lamps and batteries helps to prevent environmental degradation and avoids potential threats to human health. As an individual or household, you are encouraged to recycle e-waste, lamps and batteries in the following ways:- Voluntary schemes spearheaded by stakeholders in partnership with NEA (please see subpages for details) Cash-for-trash locations provided by Public Waste Collectors (not valid for lamps and batteries) Reuse/donate items in working condition (not valid for lamps and batteries) Public Waste Collectors voluntarily recycle e-waste items deposited in the blue bins, where feasible (not valid for lamps and batteries) Please visit the subpages for further information on the above and other schemes:- E-waste Recycling Lamp & Battery Recycling National Voluntary Partnership SS 587

Full article: http://www.nea.gov.sg/energy-waste/3rs/e-waste-lamp-batte...

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