Electronics are responsible for most of the toxic garbage in America

Did you  know?

On America Recycles Day November 15, 2010, the White House Administration established a task force to prepare a national strategy for responsible electronic stewardship. Electronic waste (aka “e-waste”) contributes about 70% of the toxic garbage in our nation’s landfills.  “Think Outside The Bin” recycling guide has over 20 organizations that help you discard these common household items and keep them out of the landfill.

 

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