|[February 20, 2014]
1-800-Recycling.com Profiles Recycling Efforts in Toronto, Minneapolis, Lexington, Madison, Boulder and Other North American Cities
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
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
Minneapolis; Toronto; Bloomington, IN; Boulder, CO; Madison, WI;
Fayetteville, AR; Springfield, MA; Lexington, KY; Winnipeg, MB, Canada;
Oakland, CA (News - Alert); Morgantown, WV; Savannah, GA; Lansing, MI; New Haven, CT;
Huntsville, AL; Newark, DE; Provo, UT; and Cedar Rapids, IA. Each of
those regions' unique recycling programs for its residents can be found
Other cities profiled for the series include Los Angeles, Chicago,
Dallas, Indianapolis, Nashville, New Orleans, Orlando, San Antonio and
Vancouver - with more to follow.
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.
"At 1-800-Recycling.com, our goal is to help people achieve their
recycling goals and live more sustainable lifestyles," 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. "We know it can be confusing when
recycling laws and municipal practices vary from city to city, so that's
why we continue to work to shed light on how recycling programs are run
and what, exactly, is available in various cities, states and provinces
around the US and Canada."
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 site and the 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 R2 and e-Stewards 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 1-800-884-8466 or visit www.electronicrecyclers.com.
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