BC Electronics Environmental Handling Fee Program

British Columbia's Environmental Management Act Recycling Regulation requires the assessment of an environmental handling fee on the following electronic equipment purchases, either directly within or shipped into British Columbia:

$0.40 PER/PORT A/V RECYCLING FEE
$0.85 ANG PHONE ANS MACHINE RECYCLING FEE
$0.90 per Computer perpheral (Mice, Keyboards, Hard Drives, Optical Drives)
$1.20 per laptop, notebook or tablet computer
$2.75 VEHICLE A/V RECYCLING
$3.50 HOME A/V RECYCLING FEE
$5.50 per desktop computer and server
$6.00 HOME THEATRE RECYCLING FEE
$6.50 per desktop printer or printer combination
$9.00 per monitor, video display or closed circuit monitor - 29" and smaller
All-In-One Computer<30" BC All_in-One Computer Fee
14.50 All in one computers
$15.00 per television with an 18" screen and smaller
$25.00 per television with a 19" to 29" screen
$30.00 per television with a 30" to 45" screen
$31.75 per monitor, video display or closed circuit monitor - 30" and larger
$45.00 per television with a 46" screen and larger

For more information on affected products, please visit:  http://www.encorp.ca/cfm/index.cfm?It=925