Qobo Electronic Waste Recycling

Electronic Waste Removal Services for Business & Households


What is electronic waste?

Electronic waste or e-waste is a term for electronic products that have become unwanted or defective. E-waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams due to the high rate of technological advancement.  Below is an interesting video on the "story of electronics" that will provide more insight into e-waste. 

Types of Electronic Waste

Large household appliances
Fridges, washing machines, electric radiators, air conditioners, electric fans


Small household appliances
Microwaves, vacuum cleaners, carpet sweepers, irons, electric knives,


IT and telecommunications equipment
Computers, laptops, printers, fax machines, copying equipment, telephones, cell phones


Consumer equipment 
Radios, video cameras, DVD/VCR/CD players and recorders, speakers, gaming consoles


Electrical and electronic tools 
Sewing machines, drills, saws, welding tools, electric mowers and tools for other gardening activities

The rule of thumb for identifying e-waste is; if  an item has an electrical cord it can be considered to be electronic waste. We collect all type of e-waste, please note that the equipment does not have to be in a working condition for us to collect it. So yes we collect scrap electronic equipment and computer scrap for recycling.