[UFO Chicago] computer recyclers?

Ian Bicking ianb@colorstudy.com
25 Nov 2002 13:23:23 -0600

As referenced in this recent /. article, recyclers might not be
environmentally friendly either:

If we're going to produce toxic waste, it only seems decent that we live
with our own toxins and not export them to other countries.  It's hard
to know what the ethical choice is.

On Sun, 2002-11-24 at 17:21, Tim Yocum wrote:
> On a similar note to giveaways, is anyone aware of a company
> that takes old hardware and recycles the components, either
> by rebuilding systems for redistribution or reusing the metal
> and whatnot?
> I've got a bunch of old cases, monitors, piles of keyboards and
> other junk that I'd rather not toss in the garbage if there's
> a more environmentally-friendly way to dispose of it all.
> - Tim
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