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New Zealand govt approves TCF mobile recycling scheme

Tuesday 8 July 2014 | 08:51 CET | News
The New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) has announced that the Environment Ministry has approved its mobile recycling programme as an accredited Product Stewardship Scheme. TCF says the scheme, dubbed 'Re:Mobile', is the first e-waste recycling programme in the country to achieve Government accreditation.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Spark New Zealand / Vodafone
Countries: New Zealand
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