Recycle

From 43FoldersWiki

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Revision as of 21:53, 27 April 2006 (edit)
Cda (Talk | contribs)
(creation)
← Previous diff
Revision as of 01:03, 28 April 2006 (edit) (undo)
Cda (Talk | contribs)
(adding more resources)
Next diff →
Line 3: Line 3:
== Recycling by category == == Recycling by category ==
'''Computers''' '''Computers'''
-You can donate used computers to the [http://www.cristina.org/ National Cristina Foundation].+*You can donate used computers to the [http://www.cristina.org/ National Cristina Foundation].
 +*[http://www.oxfam.org.uk/what_you_can_do/recycle/computers.htm Oxfam]
 + 
 +See: [http://www.ehow.com/how_9173_recycle-used-computers.html How to Recycle Used Computers] at eHow.com
'''Cell phones''' '''Cell phones'''
-[http://www.wirelessfoundation.org/CalltoProtect// The Wireless Foundation] will re-distribute your old cellphone to a victim of domestic violence. You can drop a phone off at the Body Shop and other locations.+*[http://www.wirelessrecycling.com Wireless Recycling] a pioneer in recycling cell phones
 +*[http://www.wirelessfoundation.org/CalltoProtect// The Wireless Foundation] will re-distribute your old cellphone to a victim of domestic violence.
 +*You can drop a phone off at the [http://www.thebodyshop.com Body Shop] and other locations.
 + 
 +'''Printer cartridges'''
 +*Staples and Office Depot accept used printer cartridges for recycling.
 + 
 +See:[http://www.ehow.com/how_9166_recycle-laser-ink.html How to Recycle Laser and Ink-Jet Printer Cartridges] at eHow.com
 + 
 +'''Items with mercury''' (old thermometers, some bug zappers)
 +*Take to a hazardous waste facility.
== References == == References ==
-''How to Recycle Anything'' Prevention Magazine, April 2006+''How to Recycle Anything'' by Amanda MacMillan, Prevention Magazine, April 2006
== External links == == External links ==

Revision as of 01:03, 28 April 2006

Recycling is the third and last method of waste reduction after reduce and reuse and part of the workflow of every household.

Recycling by category

Computers

See: How to Recycle Used Computers at eHow.com

Cell phones

Printer cartridges

  • Staples and Office Depot accept used printer cartridges for recycling.

See:How to Recycle Laser and Ink-Jet Printer Cartridges at eHow.com

Items with mercury (old thermometers, some bug zappers)

  • Take to a hazardous waste facility.

References

How to Recycle Anything by Amanda MacMillan, Prevention Magazine, April 2006

External links

State of California Waste Prevention and Recycling at Home

Personal tools