On May 25, bring unwanted electronics to the Regina Best Buy for safe and
-- Best Buy Canada is hosting its fifth year of Tech it Away
recycling events on Saturday, May 25 at the Regina Best Buy
-- Contests for the chance to win a $500 Best Buy Gift Card
BURNABY, BC, May 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Best Buy is teaming up with the Regina Best
Buy store to help collect and recycle the several pounds of electronic waste
that are accumulated in Canadian homes each year. Local residents are
encouraged to drop off their used or unwanted personal electronics for free
and safe recycling at the Regina Best Buy store for the Tech it Away event.
Everyone who drops off electronics to be recycled will be entered for a chance
to win a $500 Best Buy gift card. One gift card is available to be won.
This is the fifth year that Best Buy has hosted the Tech it Away recycling
events in communities across Canada and as a result of these events, has
collected more than 100 tonnes of e-waste.
Best Buy stores across Canada are expanding the electronics recycling program
year-round through the Return To Retail Program. Customers are now able to
bring in their electronic waste to any store in BC, Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba
and Quebec at any time during the year for safe recycling.
-- Best Buy is hosting an E-recycling event at the Regina Best Buy
store to collect old electronics
-- A variety of electronics will be accepted including: TVs,
Computers, Laptops, Printers, Cell Phones, Batteries, DVD
players and more. A full list available at
WHEN: Saturday, May 25 from noon until 5 p.m.
WHERE: 2125 Prince of Wales Dr - Best Buy Regina at Prince of Wales and
Interview/Photograph Opportunities for consideration:
-- Visuals of Best Buy Blue Shirts and community members piling up
their unwanted computers, monitors, TV's and other used
-- Interview with a Best Buy spokesperson who can talk about the
Tech it Away program and its impact on the community and
Ryley Murray Edelman 416.849.2511 firstname.lastname@example.org
SOURCE: Best Buy Canada
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