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This week, a PBS News Hour segment raised questions about the mismanagement of some of the e-waste sent to certified recycling facilities.


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This week, a PBS News Hour segment raised questions about the mismanagement of some of the e-waste sent to certified recycling facilities.

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E-Waste Recyclers In U.S. Examined

This week, a PBS News Hour segment raised questions about the mismanagement of some of the e-waste sent to certified recycling facilities.

January 24, 2013: New Electronics Recycling Law Hits Pennsylvania

In Pennsylvania, trash haulers will no longer take covered devices unless the municipality has a curbside electronics collection program that ultimately sends the devices to an electronics recycler.

U.S. EPA Names Facility Electronics Champs

The 2012 FEC Award winners completed a variety of electronics stewardship activities in fiscal year 2011, including purchasing more than 105,000 green electronics registered with EPEAT; enabling power saving sleep features on more than 97% of their computers and monitors; and recycling more than 361,000 pounds of electronics.

NEW SERVICE SPOTLIGHT: E-Waste Recycling/Handling By USMe

With this service, from start to finish, facility managers can identify where their items are in the recycling process.

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