Bluepeak Recycles 1,700 Pounds of E-waste in Earth Day Initiative
(CHEYENNE, Wyo.) May 15, 2023 – Bluepeak, the innovative fiber internet provider bringing fast, affordable, reliable internet to Wyoming, diverted more than 1,700 pounds of e-waste from the landfill through its Earth Day recycling event in April alongside the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens and Synetic Technologies.
In addition, as a gesture of appreciation, Bluepeak distributed free potted plants to all who brought in e-waste for recycling at the location, translating into 71,000 kWh energy saved.
“We’re proud to have partnered with the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens and Synetic Technologies to have a positive environmental impact,” said Bluepeak Chief Commercial Officer Lana Frank. “We hope our contributions to sustainability will inspire more to do their part.”
The impact of Bluepeak’s e-waste recycling initiative this year includes:
- 1,785 pounds of e-waste recycled.
- 2,488 pounds of GHG emissions reduced.
- 71,074 kWH of electricity saved.
Bluepeak is a data infrastructure company and is owned by GI Partners – a private alternatives investment firm – which aims to continuously enhance its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) program to help create long-term value for its portfolio companies.
All sorts of IT, telecom and business equipment can be recycled, including computers, servers, networking equipment, storage systems, and more. With a strict zero-landfill policy, Synetic recycles 100% of end-of-life electronics. For more information on Synetic’s e-waste recycling program, click here.
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Bluepeak is building a faster, more reliable internet without the things that get in the way of great service — like red tape, hidden fees, and slow response times. Offering up to 5 gigabits of speed for residential customers and 10 gigabits and beyond for businesses, Bluepeak is a whole new ballgame — from internet to TV, to connecting every device in a home, to powering a business, Bluepeak not only provides the best fiber connections in the communities it serves, but also meets the growing needs for how its customers live.