Recycling Your Old Computer or TV

By: Amy Hughes

Old TV on curb for recycling.

Over 400 million consumer electronics products—from computers to televisions to cell phones—are discarded every year in the United States! That’s over two million tons of potentially hazardous “e-waste,” only 12% of which is properly recycled.

Check with your city’s waste department to find out where and how to recycle your e-waste.

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  • Thomas Boyd Says:
    November 16th, 2010 at 5:23 pm

    I recently found your series of Simple Solutions, and I want to sincerely thank you for providing an interesting, helpful, valuable service to us homeowners who know more about working at a desk than working at a craft. The thing I really appreciate is the way your people can condense so much useful information into videos clips that usually last under two minutes. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.


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