e-cycling


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e-cycling

(Electronics reCYCLING) Saving parts that can be reused from old computers and electronic devices and recycling the metal from the cases and other components. Older computers and monitors can be taken to retail establishments such as Staples and Best Buy, and the location of the nearest recycling center can be found at Earth911.com (www.earth911.com). For a list of state recycling centers, visit www.epa.gov/epawaste/conserve/materials/ecycling/live.htm. See National Cristina Foundation and RAFT.
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8 Don't just restrict your e-cycling habits to phones and computers.
The telecommunication industry sponsors an outstanding resource for information on e-cycling computers, televisions and other electronic equipment.
Wrexham council however responded to the criticism by establishing a household waste e-cycling scheme and within months declared it a success.
Visit the product manufacturers website to see if they have an e-cycling program.
Monday, April 25 and Tuesday, April 26, the Cardinals will host their 2nd annual Free e-cycling and Appliance recycling collection, in collaboration with WITS nonprofit, A-Mrazek Moving, and the Partnership for Downtown St.
Additionally, e-cycling ensures that hazardous components, such as lead, mercury, cadmium, and beryllium (many of which can be found in computer monitors), are disposed of properly rather than leeching into landfills and polluting natural resources.
These operations include conventional material processing and post-processing operations that provide advanced optical sorting for mixed glass, plastic and electronic product recycling through the CRA (Container Recycling Alliance glass recycling operations), PREI (plastic container recycling) and e-cycling subsidiaries.
E-cycling Central (formerly known as the Consumer Education Initiative) is an online guide to U.