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EPA factsheet now online. (NonMetallics).

An online electronics recycling fact sheet prepared by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is available at www.epa.gov/osw/ elec_fs.pdf.

"Electronics: A New Opportunity for Waste Prevention, Reuse and Recycling" details steps the EPA is taking to promote product stewardship of electronics, such as increasing the reuse and recycling of used electronics; ensuring that the management of electronics is safe and environmentally sound; and fostering a life-cycle approach to product-stewardship.

The fact sheet also includes a link to the American Plastics Council report "Plastics from Residential Electronics Recycling: Report 2000," as well as other related publications and organizations.
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