Archive for April 1st, 2011

New York’s New Electronics Recycling Law

April 1, 2011
New York's New Electronics Recycling Law

Starting today, New York State will be requiring all electronics manufacturers to take back their used products when consumers are no longer using them. And no, this is not an April Fools joke!  In 2007, electronic waste totaled about 2% of the American waste stream at 2.25 million tons. But this was pre-iPad, pre-super cheap […]

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Upcoming NYAS Sustainability Events

April 1, 2011
Upcoming NYAS Sustainability Events

Happy April! I’m taking a bit of a break from food today to tell you about some really interesting sustainability events being hosted by the New York Academy of Sciences this month. Well worth it if you are interested in exploring how to make cities more sustainable (and I’m assuming you are, since you are […]

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