Oakland

Computers

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Instructions

If in good shape, sell or donate. If not, household electronics may be dropped off at the CTRC (Computer & Technology Resource Center) at 620 Page St, Berkeley. Recycling of computer components is free with a nominal donation for other electronics.

Alternatives

Only buy and replace electronics when absolutely necessary and purchase refurbished and secondhand options if possible.

Facts

In 2016, Americans tossed out 45 million tons of electronics, including a million tons of chargers! Only 20% of this "e-waste" was recycled.

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