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According to the US Environmental Protection Agency, 205,500,000 computer products were discarded in 2007, and only 18% of these were recycled. Electronics can contain an alarming amount of toxic components, such as lead, mercury, and cadmium. A CRT monitor, for example, can contain between 4 – 8 pounds of lead! The Electronics Takeback Coalition states...
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School may be out for the summer, but it’s still a busy time for school districts throughout Minnesota that are cleaning out old electronics and equipment to prepare for new equipment for the coming school year. OceanTech is pleased to announce that the company is once again sponsoring an Educators’ E-cycling Initiative, with the goal...
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Once again, OceanTech is participating in the Recycling Association of Minnesota’s holiday lights recycling program. This non-profit run program employs adults with disabilities, and all parts of the light strands are properly recycled. It is completely free to drop off your holiday lights for recycling at any of the 400+ drop-off locations in Minnesota. OceanTech...
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It may surprise you to learn that some newer devices contain mercury, such as laptop screens and compact fluorescent light bulbs. The manufacture of mercury-containing items is being phased out or has been eliminated, but mercury-containing items are likely present in your home. If one of these items breaks, the mercury can evaporate and become an...
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As technology continues to advance and systems continue to get upgraded, some find that they are left with a growing pile of data storage devices. Storing large (or even small!) amounts of sensitive information can be a liability for businesses, and leave individuals vulnerable to identity theft. Throwing these devices away is simply not an...
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