July 12, 2011

GOOD Magazine: E-Waste

There are many compelling reasons to recycle your electronics, but most of these remain unknown to society at large. Less reputable recycling programs will export their work to developing nations, whose programs and practices are detrimental to their workers and the environment.

This video shows the stark reality of dangerous recycling programs in China and India. Packed with shocking statistics, facts, and images, this video should be all you need to make sure your electronics never go in the trash again.

Vintage Tech Recyclers will not export your electronics, but will sell what we can to electronic manufacturers and responsibly recycle the materials that can’t be immediately reused. Call (877) 625-7945 today to find out how to get rid of your electronics without harming the environment.