Archive | Electronics Recycling

Got new electronic toys?

Every holiday we see a massive spike in the amount of residential calls for our services. Millions of people get new TVs, Computers, Smart Phones, Gaming Devices, and all kinds of other electronics during this time of the year. That means that millions of people most likely have older equipment that now needs to be […]

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Cell Phone After Life

Like many in this country I re-up my cell phone quite often. Whether through breaks, outdating, or new shiny syndrome (NSS its a thing trust me) we all end up getting a new cell phone on a pretty regular basis. But what do we do with the old ones? According to R2 there are several […]

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GSA Policy Would Push Federal Contractors For Better Management of Used Electronics | Bloomberg BNA

GSA E-Waste Disposal Policy for Federal Contractors Key Development: Federal contractors using federal funds to purchase electronic equipment will be prohibited from disposing of used devices in landfills under an upcoming regulation from the General Services Administration. What’s Next: GSA plans to issue draft changes to the Federal Management Regulation within 90 days, which will […]

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PC RETRO IS OFFERING CHRISTMAS LIGHT RECYCLING!

PC RETRO IS OFFERING CHRISTMAS LIGHT RECYCLING! Do you have a pile of burned-out Christmas lights? Are you replacing your traditional Christmas lights with new energy-efficient lights? This Christmas season, don’t throw out your old light strands. RECYCLE THEM AT PC RETRO! Our holiday light recycling programs take your old strands and recycle the components […]

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America Recycles Day November 15th 2011

For the week of November 15, Capitol Asset Recycling and PC RETRO is offering FREE ELECTRONICS RECYCLING at all of its locations in the Washington, DC area. America Recycles Day is the only nationally recognized day dedicated to the promotion of recycling programs in the UNITED STATES. Our corporate customers that are in need of […]

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Recycling your old Cell Phone, PDA and Accessories.

Old cell phones? Don’t trash or stash them—Recycle! Did you just get a new cell phone and are wondering what to do with the old one? Rather than adding it to your growing collection of unwanted mobile phones, Recycle it! Recycling or donating unwanted cell phones, PDAs, chargers, and batteries has never been easier. Any […]

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5 green e-waste management strategies initiated by manufacturers

The rising stacks of e-waste are the concern of almost all the nations nowadays. It is the biggest issue on the agenda of every environmentalist. The quantity of e-waste is increasing rapidly and estimates have been made that almost 75 percent of obsolete and unused electronic devices are in storage because there is no proper […]

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Even Obama Gets it!

Obama Administration Officials and Industry Leaders Unveil Federal Strategy to Promote U.S.-Based Electronics Recycling Market and Jobs Dell Inc., Sprint and Sony Electronics sign agreement with EPA to encourage certified recycling, protect public health, and support best practices in electronics stewardship WASHINGTON – At an event today, in Austin, Texas, at a certified electronics recycling […]

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More businesses choosing Capitol Asset Recycling, Inc!

January 2011 was the busiest month on record for Capitol Asset Recycling, Inc. As the month of January 2011 came to a close, Capitol Asset Recycling’s total volume of electronics recycled soared to a monthly record, 232,011 lbs. This means that Capitol Asset Recycling has deflected over 200,000 lbs of electronic and hazardous waste from […]

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