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Current recycling statistics, what role have you played? Here we'll sift through real recycling statistics for end-of-life electronics that will lead you to well-suited actions for your future.
First you may ask, What percent of the municipal solid waste stream do electronics comprise?
Only 2 percent. However they attract a substantial amount of interest for the following reasons:
Recycling statistics based on the following data in 2010:
Recycling statistics based on the following electronics in 2010:
Average residential use before entering storage:
Average commercial use before entering storage:
Average commercial and residential use before entering storage:
Electronic products ready for end-of-life management in 2010:
Total: 384,000 units - 2,440,000 short tons
Electronic products collected for recycling in 2010:
Total: 73,700 units - 649,000 short tons
Electronic products disposed of in 2010:
Total: 310,000 units - 1,790,000 short tons
Percentage of total weight of all electronics products collected for recycling in 2010:
Total Average: 27%
Well there you have it. Now that you know America is recycling an average 27% of all personal computers, monitors, keyboards, mice, hard-copy devices, televisions and hand-held devices, as of 2010. So, we still have a ways to go, and I believe with your help we'll get there.
The following sources were used in this recycling statistics data:
Schedule your electronics recycling pick-up today!
All Electronics Recycling is currently picking up most everything with an electric cord in your
So, I suggest filling out the form up on the right or calling us now at (800) 924-0884 to be scheduled in our pick-up routes.
P.S. Also, please ask your friends, family, and colleagues to leave you their 'e waste' so we may pick it all up on the same trip as well. We can always come back next month, although that may increase our carbon footprint, so please act now.
IMPORTANCE OF RECYCLING, THE 3 Rs
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