June 11, 2012

Temporary tech graveyard



MT. VERNON — Personnel from Vintage Tech Recyclers of Plainfield and Rend Lake College sustainability employees remove a truckload of old computer monitors from a city of Mt. Vernon truck on Saturday during an E-waste event at Rend Lake College MarketPlace.


More than 80 cars and two truckloads brought TVs, computers, DVD and VHS players to the event, saidd Greg Hollmann, RLC sustainability professional. RLC received funding for the project through the Illnois Green Economy Network.