Wire (plastic covered, or co-axial cable)

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Updated on December 7, 2019

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Instructions

Wires and cables are recyclable, although NOT in your blue recycling cart. (They could clog the recycling machinery.)

Contact eWaste Collective, 620 Page Street, Berkeley CA 94710 (415) 883-1428

OR

El Cerrito Recycling & Environmental Resource Center 7501 Schmidt Ln. El Cerrito CA 94530 (510) 215-4350

Alternatives

Some wires or cables can be repaired. Sometimes it is only the connector end that needs to be replaced. If you can locate a break in the cable, it may be possible to repair that break with a splice. We recommend examining for repair before disposal.

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