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I can't believe how easy this is.

Posted Tue Aug 23, 2005, 22:55 PM by Tracy | |

The technology just keeps getting better and better so we replace our electronic devices with cheaper, smaller, more powerful.

The problem is we end up with a bunch of old useless (to us) devices. You can’t just throw them away because all those silicon chips and circuits are toxic in the waste dump. What to do?

I found this web site, Recycle for Breast Cancer program. They recycle all sorts of electronic devices. Supposedly they make a contribution to fight breast cancer for every item recycled. The site was a little fuzzy on the facts: how much, to what organizations, etc.

But what I like is they send you a pre-paid address label! How easy is that? Now I can get rid of my old Nokia with a clear conscience.

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