Old/Broken Electronics – Where do they end up?

One thing that separates 123JUNK from our competition is transparency. We think it is important to keep our client’s in the loop about where the items we haul away end up. Our 1-2-3 process of Donate-Recycle-Dispose is the foundation of our brand, and although we market it as a simple process there is actually a lot that goes into it behind the scenes. At 123JUNK we work diligently to establish and maintain good relationships with our Charity and Recycling Partners who help us re-purpose as much “junk” as possible, so it doesn’t end up in the landfill. Thanks to our friends over at Forever Green Recycle and other local recycling partners, we know that all the electronics we haul away are recycled responsibly, minimizing any harm to our environment. 

Electronics recycling is a tricky business. In the modern economy technology is moving at an incredibly fast pace. Gadgets and gizmos are becoming out-dated and deemed “valueless” quicker and quicker. After all, why would you pay to fix your old TV set to give it a few more years of life when you could buy a brand new one with a better picture for almost the exact same price? 

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