•Leading print and imaging solutions company highlights commitment to sustainability during the quarantine period
•Teams up with Color Code Waste Treatment in Dubai
Canon Middle East, a leader in printing and imaging solutions, has introduced a fantastic improvement in the persevered dedication to communities and sustainability with a one-month lengthy customer collection carrier for these searching to proceed to recycle their e-waste.
Canon Middle East’s approved recycler in the UAE, Color Code, has been chosen to aid series from customers’ homes. Collectable gadgets include Canon consumables such as ink, toner, batteries and paper as properly as digital waste such as ancient printers, cameras and scanners.
The initiative is aligned with wider efforts on the section of Canon to help the success of the United Nation’s Sustainability Goals (SDGs) with an environmentally conscious approach to the manufacturing and recycling of its products.
Commenting on the initiative, Mai Youssef, Corporate Communications and Marketing Services Director, Canon Africa, Middle East and Turkey, said: “As a business we’ve been doing all we can to guide the continuation of our activities despite the modern-day environment. We are steadfastly dedicated to our company sustainability duties and one of these is our effort closer to a clearer and greater round economy. Aligned with our company philosophy of kyosei – which potential residing and working collectively for the frequent properly – we desired to make certain that we proceed to help our clients with fine and significant initiatives with a positive impact, whilst adhering to authorities hints and ensuring we all stay safe, at home.”
Canon is committed to a ‘no waste’ to landfill policy. Toner cartridges are recycled as far as feasible - be it as a thing in a new toner cartridge, as a base cloth in different industries. Between 1990 and 2018, Canon recycled greater than 408,000 tonnes of cartridges globally, saving greater than 601,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions.
To participate, clients surely want to fill in an online shape with the details of their objects for recycling as properly as their domestic tackle and contact details, and series will be implemented within 48 hours of the request. https://en.canon-me.com/sustainability/uae-recycling/