Tag Archives: electronics recycling

Singing Cards Bad for Environment

Is it just me, or are electronic greeting cards taking over the card aisle at the store? The singing or the lights are cute for half a second, but after that, they are just plain annoying. Not only are these … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Green Tech, Green Tips, Recycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

E-Waste Upcycled Into Table and Chairs

People have turned e-waste into fish tanks, shoes, sculptures… but how about something a bit more practical? Chilean designer Rodrigo Alonso designed some interesting table and chair sets made from pieces of old electronics. According to C-Net News, the stools … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Green Tech, Recycling | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York Law Prohibits Haulers from Collecting E-Waste

A law went into effect on January 1st that prohibits private and public waste haulers and transporters in New York from collecting electronic waste unless it is destined to be recycled or reused. This ban is part of the NYS … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Recycling | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Self-Healing Electronics Could Help Reduce E-Waste

With our current technology, it’s not uncommon to throw away an entire device because of a broken part. But what if the part in question fixed itself before you even noticed the problem? A team of engineers at the University … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Eco News, Recycling | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Fish Tank Made from CRT TV

We’re always on the lookout for interesting ways to upcycle e-waste. Here is a unique way to reuse that old CRT TV… turn it into a fish tank!:     Would you keep your fish in a tank like this? … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Recycling | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

El Dorado High School Fundraiser (Photos)

We recently held an e-waste collection event in conjunction with El Dorado High School in Placentia, California, and they were kind enough to send along some photos for us to share.  For more pictures, please check out our Facebook album … Continue reading

Share
Posted in All Green News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

All Green Featured in OC Register

All Green is proud to be featured in the OC Register once again! The article talked about our Million Pound Challenge events and how far we’ve come so far. We’ve collected over 750,000 pounds of e-waste, which, according to CEO … Continue reading

Share
Posted in All Green News | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

History of Recycling (Infographic)

Today (November 15) is America Recycles Day, an annual event launched in 1997 by Keep America Beautiful. It is currently the only nationally-recognized day devoted to recycling in the United States. In honor of the day, here is an infographic … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Recycling | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More Children Using High Tech Devices

Do your kids use high tech devices? According to Common Sense Media, 40 percent of two to four year olds and 50 percent of five to eight year olds have used smartphones, video iPods, iPads, or similar devices. Televisions and … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Green Tech | Tagged , | Leave a comment

5 Recycling Facts

Earth911 posted some “scary” recycling facts just in time for Halloween. Here are a few of the scariest ones: Each year, Americans use enough paper and plastic cups, forks, and spoons to circle the equator 300 times. Approximately 89 billion … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Recycling | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment