22 Jul '11, 7pm

Did you know that 95% of your refrigerator is recyclable?

Did you know that 95% of your refrigerator is recyclable?

DTE Energy – a Detroit-based diversified energy company – announced on Monday that its Appliance Recycling Program has recycled 35,000 old refrigerators and freezers since it began in 2009. All of the collected appliances are taken apart at a recycling plant in Livonia, Mich., operated by JACO Environmental – one of the largest appliance recyclers in the country. The company reports that 95 percent of the materials in each refrigerator are recycled, while remaining materials that may be hazardous are removed and properly handled. As part of the program, the company hauls away unwanted fridges and freezers for no charge and sweetens the deal with a $40 reward. SEE: When to Replace Your Outdated Device “We make it easy for you to recycle.” said Trevor Lauer, vice president of marketing and renewables at DTE Energy. “We provide the heavy lifting, and we pay a reward to you ju...

Full article: http://earth911.com/news/2011/07/22/dte-energy-recycles-r...

Tweets

Sedo sells Fietsen.com for $35,000 (DomainNews....

domainnews.com 25 Jul '11, 5am

Domain Invest Optimise your traffic and monetise your website! EuroDNS Register your Domain Name and benefit from great se...

35 dead after Chinese trains collide

35 dead after Chinese trains collide

channelnewsasia.com 24 Jul '11, 3am

WENZHOU, China: The death toll in a collision between two high-speed trains in eastern China rose to 35 on Sunday, state m...