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October 10, 2013

Why You Should Recycle in Illinois

recycling worldAre you wondering why you should recycle in Illinois? If so, then please read on!

Recycling is very important in so many ways. One reason to recycle is to save valuable natural resources. Many products, including electronics, are created with materials that are reusable. Whether it is paper, plastic, glass, or even metals found in electronic items, you can recycle them and give them new life instead of manufacturing more.

Another reason why you should recycle in Illinois is to help stop useless waste from piling up in landfills. Many items thrown out on a daily basis are actually recyclable. A misconception is if a recyclable is imperfect, such as a dent in an aluminum can, it can no longer be recycled. That is not the case! Most of the time recyclables don’t even keep their same form. If it’s recyclable, you should recycle it!

Don’t let the state and/or national electronics recycling regulations scare you. Vintage Tech Recyclers is more than happy to get those old electronics off your hands free of charge. We want to make it easy for you! That is just another reason why you should recycle in Illinois.

If you have any questions, you can reach the Vintage Tech Recycler’s corporate headquarters in Romeoville, IL at (866) 435-9223 or its Plainfield facility at (630) 305-0922.