computer recycling News

  • Computer recycling service by Greenview Resource

    Greenview Resource now provides computer and monitor recycling service in California. Residents can drop off their old computers alone with monitors and other electronics at its locations or at its collection events through out California for free. Pick up is also avaialbe at a very minimum or free of charge. ...

  • Australian consultation on computer and tv recycling begins

    Minister for the Environment, Peter Garrett, in his capacity as the Chair of the Environment, Protection and Heritage Council (EPHC), has called forcomment on a national approach to dealing with computer and television waste.The consultation package includes a comprehensive analysis of the community’s willingness to pay for recycling and provides options to promote discussion on a way forward. At ...


    By Australian Government

  • Computer recycler wins Queens Award for Sustainable Development

    Sustainable Development Queen’s Award for Computer Refurbishers RDC Computer reuse and recycling specialist RDC have won their second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, this time in the Sustainable Development Category. RDC is Europe’s leading IT reuse and recycling specialists, having processed more than five million items or 50,000 tons of computer equipment in less than ten years – more than a ...


    By RDC

  • Developing Computer Waste

    As the developing world continues to develop, standards of living and access to technology increases. Unfortunately, as personal computers, laptops and mobile phones become increasingly common so the problem of recycling and disposal of such devices when they become technologically obsolete rises too. Neelu Jain of the PEC University of Technology, in Chandigarh and Pamela Chawla of the Surya ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Computing toxic chemicals

    A new computational method for working out in advance whether a chemical will be toxic will be reporting in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Data Mining and Bioinformatics. There is increasing pressure on the chemical and related industries to ensure that their products comply with increasing numbers of safety regulations. Providing regulators, intermediary users and consumers ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Texas Computer Recycling Center Expands as National Attention to E-Waste Increases

    As recent initiatives by the EPA support action against e-waste, local Houston computer recycling center, Technocycle, is expanding its operations by over 10,000 square feet to meet the increased demand in responsible recycling services. In addition, Technocycle recently hired Matt Workman of Houston as the Business ...


    By TechnoCycle

  • Australian national first: new waste policy & new recycling schemes for TVs, computers and tyres

    At a meeting in Perth the nation's environment ministers endorsed a new National Waste Policy, the first such national framework charting a ten-year vision for resource recovery and waste management. The policy includes a landmark scheme for recycling computers and televisions, with householders able to drop off used computers and TVs for recycling free of charge, Federal Environment Minister ...


    By Australian Government

  • US EPA fines Chino computer recycler for illegally exporting electronic waste to Hong Kong

    The US Environmental Protection Agency has fined Jet Ocean Technologies of Chino, Calif., US$10,300 for failing to otify the EPA of an export shipment of cathode ray tubes, commonly known as CRTs, in violation of federal hazardous waste laws. “Electronic recyclers, freight forwarders, and shipping brokers must be aware of the federal regulations required for legally exporting electronic waste,” ...

  • Garb John Rossi (OTCBB: GARB) Introduces Its First Compact Computer Waste (Scrap) Recycling Plant

    Throughput 1.5 Tons per Hour; Investment: $1,960,000; This Plant Comes With the First of Its Kind, Industry Full Buyback Agreement on All Output Material (OTCQB: GARB) SALT LAKE CITY, UT - Garb Oil & Power Corporation(OTCBB: GARB) (OTCQB: GARB) www.garbop.com announces the introduction of its first compact Computer Waste (Scrap) recycling plant. Capable of handling 2 metric tons per hour of ...


    By Garb Oil & Power Corporation

  • Custom computer specialists and PerScholas form partnership to distribute computers to underserved communities

    Custom Computer Specialists, Inc. (Custom), a Northeast information technology service provider specializing in support services, and PerScholas, an environmentally responsible non-profit organization committed to breaking the cycle of poverty, have announced that they are joining forces to provide clients a means to achieve socially responsible IT lifecycle management. "PerScholas is doing ...

  • Responsible recycling recognised

    April, 2008, Eco Recycling Limited (Ecoreco), started its WEEE recycling facility in Bombay, and with this India joined the list of Nations who cares & recycles their e-waste in an environment friendly manner.In just one year of its operations, Ecoreco successfully demonstrated the capabilities of implementing the broader principles of organised recycling of electrical & electronic waste ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • EPA deputy administrator visits recycling technology training center in the Bronx; per Scholas provides computers to underserved communities, strengthens green economy

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Deputy Administrator Bob Perciasepe and EPA Regional Administrator Judith A. Enck today toured a job training and computer rehabilitation facility run by the nonprofit organization Per Scholas. The tour provided the EPA officials the opportunity to see first-hand how this innovative organization provides technology training and brings low-cost computers to ...

  • Electronics Recycling Easier on America Recycles Day 2007

    If you recycle your old electronics, you are in the minority, according to a new survey that shows only 23 percent of Americans recycle e-waste, although it is getting more convenient to do so. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says Americans throw out two million tons of e-waste each year. These electronic devices contain hazardous materials such as mercury, cadmium, lead and brominated ...

  • Victory! new toxic-free computer released in India

    International — This is what we like to see: a true leader in toxics-free electronics showing giants like Dell and Samsung how it's done. One of India's relatively small PC manufacturing companies, Wipro, has beaten giants like Dell, Samsung and Lenovo to the finish line in producing a computer free of the worst toxic ...


    By Greenpeace International

  • E-waste Recycling in Australia

    A report by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) shows that, despite the large strides in the past decade, the Australia’s e-waste system is still in its infancy, compared to the developed markets of Japan, Germany and Finland. The report, entitled Global e-waste systems-Insights for Australia from other developed countries, was commissioned by the Australia and New Zealand ...

  • Responsible recycling of e-waste

    Eco Recycling Ltd (Ecoreco) and The Economic Times, presented a discussion on Responsible Recycling of E-waste on March 17, 2009 at MIG Club, Mumbai. The key panelists included: Mr. Sanjay Khandare, IAS, Member Secretary, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mr. B K Soni, Chairman, Eco Recycling Ltd, Mr. Atul Nishar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited, Mr. Kunal Pande, ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Cable recycling from Cogelme

    Magnetic & Eddy Current separators manufacture today announce an expansion of it’s separators line and presents a complete separation system also for cables, wires and computer boards recycling.The cables separation system recover pure copper, aluminium or other valuable metals granules from plastics, rubber and paper. Compact and comfortable design combines granulation, aspiration and ...


    By Cogelme S.r.l.

  • Electronic Recyclers International Addresses Colorado Association for Recycling Summit

    Matt McLaughlin, Regional Sales Director for Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, was among the panelists of a group discussion on recycling education yesterday at the Colorado Association for Recycling’s Annual Recycling Summit, held at the Village in Breckenridge, Colorado. The Summit, now in its ...

  • Tekserve eWaste recycling event

    New Yorkers Help Make Tons (More Than 125, To Be Exact) of Difference Recycle Your Unwanted Electronics at Tekserve's Recycling Event on Saturday, October 9th Since 2007, Tekserve and the Lower East Side Ecology Center have collected more than 125 tons of electronics for recycling, helping to keep toxic materials out of landfills and incinerators. Several times a year, New Yorkers bring their old ...

  • Evolve Recycling Tells Companies: “Rethink the Way You Recycle”

    Clover Technologies Group, the world’s leading provider of vertically integrated, closed loop environmental solutions announced the launch of ...


    By Clover Technologies Group

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