Electronic waste is one of the fastest-growing waste streams. Waste Management, a MACo Corporate Partner, offers Think Green From Home electronics recycling kits to help keep potentially harmful materials stay out of the trash. The kit is available in three sizes to make it easy for residents to recycle anything from a computer mouse to a TV set. Residents simply order the kit online, fill it with obsolete electronics, and ship it via UPS or FedEx back to Waste Management.
Waste Management can also help your community set up municipal electronics collection drives, or curbside electronics collection programs.
For more information on decreasing your county’s electronic waste contact Lisa Kardell.