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Video Games and Small Electronics

This information helps stewards report using the correct material categories. If you require further assistance determining which category is right for your materials, please use the Materials Tool.

"Video Games and Small Electronics" examples include: video games, learning consoles, baby monitors, etc.

COMPONENTS

TYPICAL WERECYCLE MATERIAL SUBCATEGORIES

REPORTING TIPS

Box

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Corrugated Cardboard

Video game cases are not designated as they are considered durable packaging.

Protective film

  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Plastic Film
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
 

Label

  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • Paper Laminates
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
 

Inserts / dividers

  • Corrugated Cardboard
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
 

Instruction manual

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
  • Other Newsprint – Non-CNA/OCNA Members
 

Protective packaging

  • Expanded Polystyrene – Other
  • Boxboard and Other Paper Packaging
  • PLA, PHA, PHB – Non-Beverage
 

Bag for smaller components

  • LDPE or HDPE Film
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB Plastic Film
 

Twist ties / plastic ties

  • Other Steel Containers and Packaging- Non-Beverage
  • Paper Laminates
  • Plastic Laminates – Non-Beverage
 

Warranty

  • Other Printed Materials
  • Other Newsprint – Non-CNA/OCNA Members
  • Newsprint (Inserts and Circulars)
 

Bubble wrap

  • Plastic Laminates - Non-Beverage
  • PLA, PHA, PHB - Plastic Film
  • LDPE or HDPE Film
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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