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Appendix 2: Driver Questionnaire (2008)

1.   Where were the computer products you brought in today last used?
Household Business Government School Community
         
Other (list)  
2.   Why did you bring your computer equipment along today?
I need the space I know it’s not right to dump in the landfill It is free I don’t know where else to take it Because it will be recycled
         
Other (list)  
3.   How did you hear about this computer collection event?
Daily newspaper Community newspaper Council newspaper Newsletter/ flyer Internet website MfE Friend/ relative Radio TV Street banner eDay poster Email
                       
Other (list)  
4.   What would you do with your old equipment if you couldn’t bring it along to eDay?
Put in household rubbish Take to landfill Take to recycling centre Store it Give it to a friend or charity
         
Other (list)  
5.   How would you prefer to recycle your e-waste?
Take to recycling centre Take to computer retailer Take to local charity for re-use Ship back to manufacturer Collection events like eDay
         
Other (list)  
6.   Why do you think it is important to keep e-waste out of landfills?
Fill up landfills too fast Hazardous substance leach into waterways Dangerous to human and animal health Waste precious metals such as gold, copper Don’t know
         
Other (list)  
7.   What other e-waste do you have that you would like to recycle?
Television sets Stereo equipment, including CDs, DVDs Small electrical appliances (e.g. toasters) Large electrical appliances (e.g. fridges) Batteries
         
Other (list)  
8.   What do you think happens to your equipment after it is collected today?
Equipment is re-sold Recycled in New Zealand Recycled in another country Sent to a landfill Valuable metals are extracted
         
Other (list)