Recycling Electronics

Solving the CRT Recycling Problem

Gary Shapiro | Posted 11.26.2013 | Canada Impact
Gary Shapiro

Recently, nine million pounds of cathode ray tubes (CRT) were found abandoned in Yuma, Arizona. Similar reports are becoming more common as the market...

An Eco-Fee? Bring it On!

JD Halperin | Posted 01.06.2013 | Canada Business
JD Halperin

The other day I bought a TV and was surprised to see on the bill a $25 eco charge. Fantastic! It's a small price to pay for the safe disposal of all the hazardous material found in television sets. But here's the thing. You have my $25 now and I don't plan to dispose of my TV for many years. What is this money doing in the mean time?

Green Or Blue Bin? Recycling Apps Do The Work For You

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.29.2012 | Canada Living

VANCOUVER - Looking for a place to recycle your phone? Just ask it.Several cities are turning to smartphone apps to encourage tech-savvy citizens to r...

Gadget Graveyards Big Business In B.C.

CBC | Posted 02.26.2012 | Canada Business

All the new electronic gadgets bought for over the holidays might be good for a struggling economy, but they’re not so good for the env...