Tag Archive for: e-waste recycling

recycling electronics york region

Spring is finally here, and that means spring cleaning!  While we’re busy opening the windows and cleaning out drawers, we usually find old, abandoned electronics.  Maybe they don’t work anymore, or maybe they do but we’ve replaced them with the newer model. Whatever you may find, here are my tips for recycling electronics responsibly in York Region.

Recycling Cell Phones

Cell phones are very special.  Why?  Did you know there are a ton of precious metals inside our cell phones? From gold, silver, copper and palladium, NEVER throw away your old cellphones!  Did you know you can responsibly recycle your old cell phone at any cell phone provider?  If you’re in Newmarket, visit the Upper Canada Mall and have your pick of the many retailers there.  A quick and easy way to keep waste out of our landfills. Read more