1:5:10:365 EcoTip Blog

March 27, 2008

:087 Electronic Waste

Filed under: :087 Electronic Waste — Tags: , , , , , , , — John Banta @ 12:01 am

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Welcome to today’s 1:5:10:365 Tip for becoming a better steward for our home and planet.

1:5:10:088 Tip: Electronics frequently have a number of heavy metals like lead and cadmium. Many electronics manufacturers are setting up programs to take back their devices when they need to be disposed and some manufacturer’s will take other companies equipment when you buy a new one of theirs.

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Additional Information

A listing of manufacturer’s electronic recycling programs as well as community options is available at www.mygreenelectronics.com

They also provide information about less toxic electronic options.

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