Which electronic item are you most likely to recycle?
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E-waste recyclers are interested in both saving electronic devices from landfills as well as getting the most value out of these materials. Electronics such as computers and televisions are made with some valuable metals, including copper and gold, which can be sold and then reused in alternative capacities.
In general, as much as 99 percent of all materials from electronics are reused in a different capacity or sold. The vast majority of these materials are used for new electronic items because some of the material, such as the plastic, is already the right grade for electronic devices.
The material from electronics can be used for other products, such as plastic components that are used in the manufacturing of lighters or wood composites.
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