Sustainable Materials Management – Baseline Data in 2012

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Sustainable Materials Management – Baseline Data in 2012

    LG Electronics USA has signed on as a charter participant with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new Sustainable Materials Management (SMM) Electronics Challenge in 2012. It will support the SMM Electronics Challenge goal of voluntarily committing to send 100 percent of used electronics collected for reuse and recycling to certified third-party recyclers. EPA SMM Gold Program (Sustainability Materials Management) Baseline Data 1.Percentage sent to 3rd party certified Recyclers in 2012 : 99.36 % 2.Percentage sent to 3rd party certified Recyclers in 2013 : 100 % (Plan) Download Excel File: Click Here to Download for Baseline Data 2012

    Collection Event : 2013 November 23rd – Wailuku, Hawaii

      Electronic Recyclers International Teams with LG Electronics USA for Hawaiian E-Waste Recycling Event HONOLULU, Nov. 19, 2013 – Joining forces with LG Electronics USA and T&N Computer Recycling to provide Hawaiians a convenient way to responsibly recycle unwanted consumer electronics, Electronic Recyclers International (ERI) has announced a special e-waste collection event to take place in Maui County this weekend. This opportunity for Hawaiians to dispose of their unwanted electronics in an environmentally responsible way will take place on Saturday, November 23rd at Henry Perrine Baldwin High School in Wailuku between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. The event, sponsored by LG …