21 Jul '11, 2pm

Props to @Dell, @Sony and @Sprint for vowing to promote responsible #electronics #recycling!

For Immediate Release July 20, 2011 ISRI Lauds Obama Administration on Common-Sense Steps to Shut Down Bad Actors in International Recycling of Electronics, Dismissing Calls to Ban Exports Washington, D.C. – The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) today lauded the Obama Administration for taking concrete, practical steps to address how the U.S. Government will manage its used and end-of-life electronics while refuting an effort to ban such legitimate international trade, a move that would deliver a serious blow to the vibrant U.S. scrap recycling industry. ISRI President Robin Wiener said that the Administration’s announcement closely mirrored ISRI’s position for stepped up enforcement of the federal CRT rule to stop illegal exports, increased third-party certifications of responsible recyclers and continued exchange of U.S. technology and best practices t...

Full article: http://www.environmentalleader.com/2011/07/21/dell-sony-s...

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Are we just starting to get a handle on e-waste in the US? #recycle

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Event: Dell Access Program Launch via @xysg

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