Greening TAFE SA



The Institute has entered into an agreement with Ricoh Australia & Close the Loop to provide a take-back program for all imaging cartridges including all inkjets, laser cartridges, toner bottles, drum kits, fuser kits, PCU’s of any brand from any fax, photocopier or printer.

To assist staff with recycling, collection points have been set up at each of the listed campuses, staff are requested to forward cartridges to these points for disposal or alternatively cartridges securely packaged & labelled ‘Recycle’ can be forwarded via the internal courier to Regency Campus, G store. 

Collection Points for Cartridges:

  • Croydon - Client Services/Reception
  • Croydon Automotive/Reception
  • Croydon Print Room
  • Elizabeth - Main Store
  • Gilles Plains - Main Store
  • Regency - G Store
  • Port Adelaide -Client Services/Reception
  • Salisbury Campus - Client Services/Reception
  • Tea Tree Gully Client Services/Reception

Close the Loop is a leading recycler of cartridges and you can find out more information on the recycling process and recycled products by visiting there web site:

Recycling of Mobile Phones and Accessories

The TAN Procurement Unit recycles mobile phones through the Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association recycling program ‘mobile muster’. AMTA are leading recyclers of mobile phones and you can find out more information by visiting the AMTA web site.

Staff are requested to forward surplus mobile phones, mobile phone batteries and accessories to the Gilles Plains Store via the Institute internal courier for de-registration before disposal.

More Information

If you require further information or have recycling suggestions please contact:

Kevin Richards
Assets & Procurement Unit
Resource Manager- Procurement
TAFE SA, Elizabeth Campus
Ph: 82079584 
Fax: 82079654
M: 0401124698

If you would like to know more about recycling in your local area please visit: