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Mansfield: Electronics Recycling Free At The Mansfield Transfer Station

There are 1 comment on the Hartford Courant story from Dec 13, 2010, titled Mansfield: Electronics Recycling Free At The Mansfield Transfer Station. In it, Hartford Courant reports that:

Government Announcements Submitted by Virginia Walton, Town of Mansfield, on 2010-12-13.   The Town of Mansfield began recycling electronics in 1999 when it became apparent that televisions and computers contained hazardous metals that could cause pollution and health problems if not reclaimed through a recycling process at the time of ...

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Lisa M

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#1 Dec 30, 2010
Does anyone know where these electronic items really end up? I hear that electronic junk is sent to asia, where they burn it to recoup small amounts of silver and gold. The waste and lead goes into their water.
How can we be sure that our electronics are properly being recycled??

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