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EPR Program Outreach and Training Resources

Transfer station operator training


Various types of batteries phones with embedded batteries

Training Videos: 

Recycling batteries as risk management
Call2Recycle Battery Safety Video
Battery Collection Safety Training for Solid Waste Facilities
Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube and Social Media Ads:
Material from Call2Recycles
TV Ad:
15-second video
Printable Resources:
Quick reference guide for collectors

Primary battery stewardship law summary sheet
Guidance on primary battery stewardship in Vermont: a breakdown
Vehicle battery fact sheet
Lithium-based battery management fact sheet


Four types of mercury-containing light bulbsMercury Light Bulbs 
Mercury-containing light bulbs banned from sale in Vermont
Link to Manufacturer's page
Training Videos: 
NEMA mercury-added lamp program
State standards for management of mercury bulbs

Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube:
15-second video
Social Media Ads

LampRecycle Graphic
LampRecycle print ad
Printable Resources:
Quick reference guide for collectors 
Lamp fact sheet



Stack of electronics that are covered under Vermont's E-Cycles program, including a computer monitor and three desk top computersElectronics
Training Videos: 
Covered vs. Non-Covered Electronics
Proper management of electronics
Electronics ReTRAC reporting; setting up an account
Electronics ReTRAC reporting; submitting annual report
Electronics registration: who must register
How to register an event
How to update a registration

E-Cycles Training Questionnaire
Questionnaire with accessible results
Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube: 

E-Cycles 30-second video
15-second video
Labels for Storage of Electronic Waste:
Covered electronic waste
Non-covered electronic waste
Broken covered electronic waste
Other Printable Resources:
Quick reference guide for collectors
Electronics brochure (contact for hard copy trifolds)
Electronics fact sheet
Release plan template (add to Fact Sheet and display at facility)
Posters: (*Required at all E-Cycles collection locations. For hard copies, contact
*Collector location poster
*Data security poster
Disposal ban poster
Retailer poster (required to be posted at all retail locations that sell covered electronic devises)
Requesting a Pick-up BOL
Written guidance
Video guidance


Paint cans

Training Videos: 
PaintCare Vermont training for collection sites

Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube: 
15-second video
Printable Resources: 
Quick reference guide for collectors 
Outreach Materials that can be ordered from PaintCare with this order form


5 different types of thermostatsThermostats
Training Videos: 
Program for the collection of thermostats

Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube:
15-second video
Printable Resources: 
Quick reference guide for retail collectors
Quick reference guide for wholesale/waste management facility collectors
Thermostat Recycling Corp. color poster
Thermostat Recycling Corp. black and white poster
Thermostat Recycling Corp. brochure

Combined EPR Programs
Contact sheet for all EPR programs
EPR Flyer
EPR Brochure
EPR Brochure translations: Image of the Free Recycling brochure

Arabic - عربي
Chinese - 普通话
French - Français
Nepali - नेपाली
Somali - Soomaali
Spanish - Español            
Vietnamese - Tiếng Việt
Advertising Videos for TV/YouTube:
30-second ad
30-second ad with language banner

30-second ad in Spanish
30-second Radio Ads: 
#1 #2
Training videos:
all EPR training videos

Other Related Materials
Training Videos:

Universal Waste
Mercury in the Environment (spill guidance)
Vermont Single-Use Products law
Waste Management Training Videos