In period July 23 - 28, 2018, ECOTIC in partnership with the City Hall of Cluj-Napoca and Rosal Grup, encourages the citizens of Cluj-Napoca to hand over correctly for recycling waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), following that for the delivery of a waste of at least 5kg cumulated, to receive an instant prize.
The collection centers are located as follows:
- Meteor (behind the block on 107 Observatorului Street): 23-24.07 (11: 30-19: 30)
- Sports Hall: 25-26.07 (11: 30-19: 30)
- Bucium (CTP garage area): 27-28.07 (11: 30-19: 30)
"We try to sensitize the inhabitants of Cluj-Napoca on the importance of separate collection of recyclable waste, through information / awareness activities, encouraging them to selectively hand over recyclable waste, especially waste electrical and electronic equipment," said Mr. Adrian Niculescu, representative of SC Rosal Grup, Cluj-Napoca Branch.
Romania, as an EU member state, has the obligation to reach a target of 45% collection of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) by 2020. In this regard, ECOTIC continues its efforts to raise awareness among the population.
"Clean cities" is the ECOTIC campaign that pursues this goal in the urban environment. Together with local public and environmental authorities, ECOTIC has informed and continues to inform residents of dozens of cities across the country about the need to collect WEEE, providing specialized collection points.
In 2017 and in the first part of 2018, ECOTIC carried out 31 campaigns that informed approximately 320.000 people and led to the collection of 50 tons of WEEE.