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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/recycle/electronics-donation-and-recycling. See National Cristina Foundation and RAFT.
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"The launch of the eCycling Leadership Initiative is a watershed moment in the history of electronics recycling in the United States," said Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association.
Heine: The eCycling system uses kiosks to identify, test and value used electronic mobile devices, and to provide immediate, on-the-spot payment to consumers.
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The EPA's Plug-In To eCycling program claims that recycling one million cell phones saves enough energy to power more than 185 households with electricity for a year.
co.uk More than 80 square kilometres of wrapping paper o buying ecycling sense.
Composting is a great way to do this, it's nature's own way of r ecycling." Merseyside residents can now buy a composter at subsidised rates..
EPA is working through its "Plug-In to eCycling" program to promote the environmental benefits of recycling and provide consumers with information on safely reusing and recycling obsolete electronic products such as computers, cell phones and televisions.
The LG Electronics Recycling Program provides consumers with a free and convenient way of recycling their used, unwanted, obsolete or damaged LG consumer electronic products by dropping them off at a designated Waste Management eCycling Center, available in all 50 states.
Reforming is similar to ecycling. Only those items which are in short supply need to be recycled.
The Sony Take Back Recycling Program allows consumers to recycle all Sony-branded products for no fee at 75 Waste Management (WM) Recycle America eCycling drop-off centers throughout the United States.
15 and allows consumers to recycle Sony branded products for free at 75 Waste Management (WM) Recycle America eCycling drop-off centers throughout the United States.
Retailers and electronics manufacturers voluntarily recycled more than 34 million pounds of electronics in 2006 as part of a commitment to the Environmental Protection Agency Plug-In To eCycling program, the EPA says.