Now you can recycle at Officeworks!
Officeworks is on a mission to reduce its environmental footprint and help its customers recycle more. Every store has a free drop-off recycling station for a variety of items including used printer cartridges, mobile phones, batteries, pens, markers, computers, and computer accessories. Use the search bar below to find out which items your local store accepts.
Since 2005, Officeworks has been involved in the Cartridges 4 Planet Ark program. To date, more than 12 million printer cartridges have been recycled through Officeworks, making it the largest retail partner to the program.
As part of its People & Planet Positive 2025 Commitments, Officeworks has set goals to become a zero-waste business and use 100% renewable energy by 2025. Here are some of its achievements from FY20-21:
- 91% of all operational waste recycled, with waste sent to landfill reduced by 32%
- 7.2% reduction in direct carbon emissions, adding up to a 32% reduction since 2015
- 39% increase in collection of unwanted products to be recycled, repaired or repurposed, totalling 5,600 tonnes since 2015
To learn more about these initiatives, read Officeworks’ latest People & Planet Positive Report.