Eco-Electronics Buying Guide


If the crowds at Wal-Mart are any indication, this holiday season will be another one full of electronics purchasing. As a recovering Technology Goddess, electronics recycling is near and dear to my heart. So, before you buy that new computer for your honey (or your digitally challenged father) do a little extra research on what goes into your machine, and what you should do with that old pile of junk you’re replacing.

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Recycling CD Cases


All you new iPod users, listen up! Our friend Julie recently asked us what to do with all the plastic CD cases she wants to dispose of now that she’s taken Mattie’s advice and put them all in a space-saving binder. Those little things are made with nasty PVC (recycle #3) which makes us all sick when it ends up in a landfill. Here’s what I found:

Mail them to this record label that will take your clean cases and reuse them:

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