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ERC Makes E-Scrap News Cover

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (0 Comments)

Our e-Recycling Hayward facility makes the E-Scrap Conference Issue Cover for the September 2013 issue.

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eScrap News

September 3rd, 2013 | Posted by erecycling in INDUSTRY NEWS - (0 Comments)

The Latest Electronics Recycling News E-Waste Systems Is on Shaky Financial Footing

ERC Hayward Hosts “GEM” Event

July 22nd, 2013 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (0 Comments)

On July 18th the US EPA Region Nine hosted a Roundtable with Certified and Compliant Recycler’s in California.  Panelists included OEM’s, auditors, certifying bodies, and recyclers.  Vice President, Dennis Kazarian participated in a heated debate on topics such as electonics recycling, the California model versus manufacturer responsibility, the value of certifications.

After the meeting the contingent of stakeholders toured ERC’s Hayward Facility.  The participants came from across the Asia-Pacific, African and Latin American-Caribbean Regions.

Global E-Waste Management (GEM) Network, enables environmental officials from around the world to exchange best practices, policies and challenges related to the management of waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

Participants in this group, have been meeting since 2011, come from  More information on the GEM network is available here:

http://www.epa.gov/international/regions/Asia/taiwan/gem.html

 

Surge 2013-compiled edits-smalle-Recycling of California donates cords and connectors to award winning Korean born artist Jean Shin for her art installation entiltled “Surge.”

Artist Jean Shin is best known for her labor-intensive process of transforming cast-off objects into visually alluring, conceptually rich sculptures installations.

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Brazil’s Environment Officials Visit Hayward

March 29th, 2013 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (3 Comments)

Brazil

Brazilian contingent tours ERC’s Hayward Processing Facility to learn more about the issues surrounding electronic waste recycling.

Representatives from the Brazilian state of Catarina, members of the CERTI Foundation, the Venezuelan government, Water Resources and the Zero Waste Institute visited Sacramento and then were treated to a comprehensive tour of ERC’s Hayward Facility lead by Russ Caswell, General Manager and Commodities Sales Manager for e-Recycling of California. (more…)

e-Scrap

February 8th, 2013 | Posted by erecycling in INDUSTRY NEWS - (1 Comments)

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OCMETRO.COM: the 2010 Green Team

June 1st, 2010 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (2 Comments)

e-Recycling of California

It’s probably not something you’ve given much thought to – where all those old computers and monitors go after they’ve died and left your home or office… View Article (PDF – 136KB)

LA Times: Living

January 9th, 2010 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (0 Comments)

Put e-waste in its right place

Old TVs, cellphones and other electronics don’t belong in the trash; they
should be recycled.

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PBS Story

June 23rd, 2009 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (0 Comments)

The outskirts of Ghana is another flashpoint of e-waste dumping.

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KPIX Investigates

April 30th, 2009 | Posted by erecycling in ERC NEWS - (0 Comments)

California’s e-Waste ending Up In Arizona

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