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August , 2014
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Technology Recycling Service Helps Businesses Reduce E-Waste

Source: Environmental Protection ,US, Date: August , 2014

Staples Advantage launched a technology recycling service for businesses to recycle old electronics. The first of its kind in the industry, the program, offered in partnership with Electronic Recyclers International, Inc. (ERI) allows businesses of all sizes to recycle large volumes of electronics conveniently, responsibly and in a secure manner.

Many electronic devices become unwanted, non-working, or obsolete within a few years of use, compounding the global volume of e-waste, which is expected to more than double by 2016, reaching 93.5 million tons compared to 41.5 million tons in 2011, according to the EPA.

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