The actions to inform and raise awareness of the citizens regarding the proper management of their electrical and electronic waste, as part of the participation of the Municipality of Central Corfu and Diapontia Islands and in this year’s “European Week for Waste Reduction 2022”, in collaboration with the SSED, were completed with exceptional success “Electrocycle”.

The Municipality of Central Corfu and Diapontia Islands from Monday 21/11/2022 to Friday 25/11/2022 from 08.00 to 15.30 every day, created at the entrance of the Municipal Theater of Corfu, with the placement of the corresponding special bins, a temporary information point as well as a separate collection of the following waste streams:

light bulbs,
toner cartridges,
small electronic and electrical equipment,
batteries.

There were hundreds of citizens who visited and were informed by the particular point of temporary separate collection of electronic and electrical equipment and batteries but also handed over for recycling small appliances, lamps, ink cartridges – toner, batteries, and used clothes and shoes.

More specifically, during the previous week, the separate collection of the following amounts of waste was achieved:

INK TANK – TONER: 20 pieces
ELECTRICAL – ELECTRONIC equipment: 32 pieces
LAMPS: 40 pieces
BATTERIES: 620 pieces
USED CLOTHES AND SHOES: 120 pieces

also, hundreds of our fellow citizens were informed, among them were elementary and high school students who visited this specific point for this purpose.