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1-800-Recycling.com Profiles Recycling Efforts in Arlington, Ann Arbor, Ft. Worth, San Jose, Quebec City and Other North American Cities
|By Business Wire
|August 20, 2014 03:25 PM EDT
an interactive website dedicated to enhancing and democratizing the
consumer recycling experience while making practical suggestions about
green living, continues to provide consumers with new regional recycling
profiles, expanding on its series of blog articles about the unique
recycling options and programs in various metropolitan areas throughout
the US and Canada.
The regional “Recycling Profiles” outline what materials are recycled by
each city and how each system works. Recent profiles have focused on
Dayton, OH; Tallahassee, FL; Quebec City, Canada; Arlington, VA; Eau
Claire, WI; San Jose, CA; Augusta, GA; Ann Arbor, MI; Kelowna, Canada;
and Erie, PA. Each of those regions’ unique recycling programs for its
residents can be found at http://1800recycling.com/category/local-focus.
Other cities profiled for the series include Los Angeles, Chicago,
Dallas, Indianapolis, Nashville, New Orleans, Orlando, San Antonio and
Vancouver – with more to follow, including upcoming profiles on
Champaign (IL), Austin, St. Petersburg, Cambridge (MA), Bowling Green
(KY), and Saskatoon.
The articles, all archived at 1-800-Recycling’s blog, provide helpful
links to more information for local residents and interesting
descriptions of how each city does its recycling.
“We know that recycling laws, policies and practices vary from city to
city,” said John S. Shegerian, Chairman and CEO of Electronic Recyclers
International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronics and
e-waste, and parent company of 1-800-Recycling.com. “That’s why the
1-800-Recycling team is dedicated, as part of our mission to simplify
the process of recycling, to shedding light on how recycling programs
are run and what, exactly, is available in various cities, states and
provinces around North America.”
1-800-Recycling.com also features an archive of original news articles
about green practices for businesses or individuals, recycling, tips,
educational information and interviews. Content is updated daily, and
for those reading the articles who become inspired, 1-800-Recycling.com
also provides its visitors everywhere in the United States with an
innovative system for finding recycling locations nearest to them (every
zip code in the country is covered) for whatever it is they wish to
Consumers can also opt to call 1-800-Recycling via telephone for a 24/7
phone line resource or download the interactive app (1800recycling.com/mobile/)
available via the Apple
App Store and Google
Play Store. The app, the newly enhanced site and phone service each
can direct users to responsible recyclers of electronics, tires, oil,
paint, glass, plastic, household hazardous waste, wood, mattresses,
carpet, junk – basically everything that can be recycled.
For more information on general recycling needs, visit www.electronicrecyclers.com,
Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the world’s largest privately
held recycler of electronic waste, is e-Stewards and R2 certified to
de-manufacture and recycle every type of electronic waste in an
environmentally friendly manner. ERI processes more than 275 million
pounds of electronic waste annually at eight locations serving every zip
code in the United States. For more information about e-waste recycling
and ERI, call 1-800-ERI-DIRECT or visit www.electronicrecyclers.com.
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