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Quickcash for participation in the campain ewaste MTN Ivory Coast

Launched October 7, 2015, the campaign "EWASTE" why MTN Ivory Coast and were ERICSON partnership lasted four (4) months and ended on February 7th with a ceremony at the Pullman Hotel Plateau.

This campaign involved collecting electronic and electrical E-waste (ie televisions, refrigerators, cookers, computers, telephones etc.) over the entire city Abidjan for their recyclability and raw material processing.

The goal was to focus on raising awareness, changing behavior and reducing the environmental impact resulting from the improper disposal of disused electrical and electronic equipment, most of which contain hazardous metals to health in contact with the ground or air.

Unlike 40 Tons expected, it is 72 tonnes of E-waste were collected; which indicates the success of this campaign which was investees many individuals and some companies through which QuickCash.

It is important to note that the only QuickCash SMEs have participated with 342, 5 kg of spilled waste. She was rewarded with a certificate of participation and encouraged to continue this beneficial action for all. Let's say that QuickCash CSR is a reality and the head of this department did not fail to educate each other about the dangers posed by such E-wastes for the population in the interview she gave on collection site.

Photos of the ceremony