Celebrating 10 Years
Thanks to our valued customers, we've been keeping useful materials
out of landfill for 10 years. You deserve kudos for doing your part.
Twenty-Twelve Electronics Recycling Inc. is a family-owned,
federally-incorporated company whose owners strongly believe that we,
as a society, must take responsibility for our use of the earth's
resources. We decided to stop talking and start doing something about
The owners, Randy and Nancy, discussed electronics recycling for
several years; but the market wasn't ready. In December 2005, the
market appeared ready so we beat our heads against a wall trying to
come up with a name and then incorporated and rented space at 14 Bexley
Place. The doors first opened on the Recycling Centre in January 2006.
On July 1, 2011, we moved the Bells Corners location to a larger
facility at 6 Bexley Place. We also opened an AS IS Store to
facilitate reuse of some
items before final destruction and recycling.
To keep toxic materials out of landfill sites and to divert waste from
landfill sites into alternate streams wherever feasible while keeping
these important resource available for reuse within Canada.
of the Name
The name of the company came from a documentary called Ancient
Prophecies, specifically an episode dealing with the Ancient Maya and
the prediction that the world will end on December 21, 2012. In the
episode electronic equipment rose up against its makers. At
Twenty-Twelve we recycle equipment so it won't be able to rise up. Of
course, we also have a strange sense of humour.
Technology Corporation / The Trailing Edge
We provide parts to The Trailing Edge and resell some of our higher
quality items through them.
What We Do With Waste
Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
environmentally-sound, and Ontario-based
processing of your waste electronics, small appliances, and "white
goods." Some items are dismantled in our
while other items are sent in their original condition to Ontario-based
Contact us if you would like to host an event: 613-596-0310
Unfortunately, the Carleton Place Environmental Action Commitee is not
holding their recycling event this April. Please contact us if you are
a Carleton Place business with a large parking lot who might like to
host a recycling event.