interesting info about the Apple recycling program

full article published here> http://motherboard.vice.com/read/apple-does-not-melt-iphones-into-gold Almost Nothing About the ‘Apple Harvests Gold From iPhones’ Story Is True WRITTEN BY JASON KOEBLER Check out this story that provides more detail about Apple’s recycling program and its new Liam robot built to disassemble old iPhones. “So while Apple is nominally responsible for recycling a 90 million pounds of […]

Composting—Turning Garbage into Black Gold

The following article is reprinted from: http://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2012/10/08/composting-turning-garbage-into-black-gold/ My new Sunday ritual is bringing my food waste for the week to the Columbia University Greenmarket for composting—this has enabled me to cut my garbage volume almost in half. Since I eat lots of fruits and vegetables, all those food scraps always struck me as an incredible waste […]

Happy Earth Day – April 22

    Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970.   See more at: The History of Earth Day

Drug take back day – April 30

“Ridding your homes of unused prescription medication and dangerous drugs is a simple and important safety measure we can all take. Using the collections sites ensures your unwanted pills are not used improperly and will be destroyed in an environmentally friendly manner. We encourage the public to join us on Drug Take Back Day.” Joseph […]

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