NYS Forum IT Greening Work Group EWaste Law Webinar

Online Webinar Session: The Electronic Equipment Recycling and Reuse Act.

This session will familiarize attendees with the new eWaste law and with how it impacts them as customers who will be disposing of electronic equipment

Mark Moroukian, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation. Mark will explain the NYS Electronics Recycling & Reuse Act, and what resources DEC has available to help agencies and the private sector properly recycle eWaste.

Terry Flynn, Director Surplus Property, NYS Office of General Services. Terry will provide guidance to agencies and others on what assets should be considered surplus property, and sent to OGS for sale in their online sales program, and what equipment should be considered Ewaste and properly managed by the agency generating it.

Peter Bennison, Director of Business Development, Regional Computer Recycling & Recovery will provide the vendor perspective from the implementation side of the eWaste law. He will explain what is involved from the manufacturers' standpoint as well the logistics of collecting and recycling eWaste throughout the state.

Background material is available at http://www.dec.ny.gov/chemical/65583.html




Time & Place:

  • Tuesday, June 14, 2011
  • 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

This session is open at no charge to:

  • All state and local government employees
  • IT Corporate Roundtable members