Category Archives: Electronics

Easy Cash for your Gadgets

GAZELLE Gazelle provides easy cash for your gadgets…cell phones, MP3’s, computers, GPS, etc…working or in need of repair, they will find a good cause or dispose of properly for you. They will remove personal data for you and reset to … Continue reading

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Donate computers to help schools

RECYCLES  At recycles.org, you can post your computer or other office/classroom supplies and they list it for donation. You can anonymously choose the non-profit organization that you want to receive the donation. It is now federally mandated that all electronics … Continue reading

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Recycle Wireless Phones

Cell phone recycling is easier than ever with manufacturers, retailers, and charities all working together to keep cell phones out of the landfill. DID YOU KNOW? According to the EPA: Recycling one million cell phones saves enough energy to power … Continue reading

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Take It To The Computer Recycling Center

COMPUTER RECYCLING CENTER In several cities in California, Computer Recycling Center will accept used electronics for re-use or recycling. They look for the highest and best re-use of computer and electronic equipment, and recycle unusable items to keep them out of landfills. … Continue reading

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Electronics can be recycled for cash

NEXT WORTH At Next Worth, they pay you for your old phone and electronic equipment, or if they deem it has no value they will cover the cost to ship it to them for recycling. Trade in values range as … Continue reading

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Cash is king for common collections

At Think Outside The Bin, we love to promote Social Recycling to “Help Your Neighbor…Help Your Earth”. Many household cast-aways are great candidates for Social Recycling, as the most responsible way to pass on those items.  But we also understand … Continue reading

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Costco members have easy electronic exchange program

COSTCO If you are a Costco member, they make it even more profitable and easy to dispose of electronics; in exchange, you will get a cash card good for anything at Costco warehouses or online. Costco has partnered with Gazelle … Continue reading

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Charlotte Clean and Green Festival rescheduled for Sunday, April 17th

Charlotte Clean and Green Festival was originally scheduled for today, but has been rescheduled for tomorrow, April 17, 2011 due to the weather forecast. Meet the Think Outside The Bin authors Tracy Himes and Melinda Anderson tomorrow from 10:00am – … Continue reading

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Recycle electronics for Breast Cancer on World Cancer Day

RECYCLE FOR BREAST CANCER According to World Health Organization, Cancer is a leading cause of death around the world and they estimate that 84 million people will die of cancer between 2005 and 2015 without intervention. On February 4th, we … Continue reading

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Light Bulb recycling kits help dispose of bulbs responsibly

THINK GREEN FROM HOME Waste Management is offering a “Think Green From Home” program, where you buy a compact fluorescent light bulb recycling kit (a box selling for $16.95), and hold onto the box until it is full (it holds … Continue reading

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