We Earthlings

Did you know that old TVs and CRT computer monitors contain approximately 4 to 8 pounds of lead? Lead is a neurotoxin and improper disposal of these items allows this toxin to leach into the soil and groundwater, endangering ecosystems, wildlife, and humans.

By recycling e-waste, you help ensure responsible disposal of harmful materials as well as the reclamation of useful resources.

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Old TVs and CRT monitors

 

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