Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)

Follow the below link for information on the process for disposing correctly of:

  • large and small household appliances (this includes fridges and freezers
  • IT and telecommunication equipment;
  • consumer equipment such as TVs, videos, hi-fi
  • lighting, electrical and electronic tools (except large stationary industrial tools)
  • medical devices (these are exempt from the WEEE recycling and recovery targets)
  • monitoring and control instruments

http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/estat/recycling/

For guidance on the correct process for disposal of old hard drives and computers follow the below link:

http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/govrn/cocom/recordsmanagement/guidanceleaflets/index.html