April 30, 2013

Electronic Recyclers International Co-Founder Named to EPEAT Advisory Council

Aaron Blum, Co-Founder and Chief Compliance Officer of Electronic Recyclers International, the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, has been named to the EPEAT Advisory Council, it was announced this month.EPEAT is a comprehensive environmental rating system that helps identify greener computers and other electronic equipment. The EPEAT system was conceived and developed through the […]

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April 9, 2013

Best Buy E-Waste Recycling Actually A Notable Accomplishment

Make no mistake: Best Buy likes to see customers lining up for that next new, must-have gadget. The consumer electronics retailer is in the business of helping people upgrade their technology, whether it’s a mobile phone or a big-screen television.For every new product, though, there’s often an old one made obsolete: last year’s iPhone, or […]

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April 4, 2013

Electronic Recyclers International CEO Warns That Army’s Mobile Security Concerns are ‘Small Tip of Massive Iceberg’

John Shegerian, Chairman and CEO of Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation`s leading recycler of electronic waste, has issued a public statement warning that recent reports of the US Army`s lack of an effective cybersecurity program for mobile devices is a stark reminder of a much larger issue.In a recent NBC News report, the Department […]

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April 2, 2013

ERI launches recycling mobile phone app

Fresno’s Electronic Recyclers International is making it easier for people to find recycling locations with a new mobile app for Apple and Android devices.The free app, available for download at 1800Recycling.com/mobile, pinpoints nearly 140,000 locations where people can bring in trash, paper, glass, electronics and other recyclable materials.With drop off sites throughout the U.S. and […]

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March 26, 2013

Electronic Recyclers International to Bring Groundbreaking New Film Girl Rising to Fresno

Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, will host a special screening of the new film “Girl Rising” this Thursday, March 28th, at 7:30 pm at Edwards Theater in North Fresno.Directed by Academy Award-nominee Richard E. Robbins and narrated by Cate Blanchett, Priyanka Chopra, Selena Gomez, Anne Hathaway, Salma Hayek, Alicia […]

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March 5, 2013

Electronic Recyclers International Launches New York Offices

Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, announced today that it has officially opened its New York City offices.ERI’s New York location is centrally perched above the Grand Central Terminal in the iconic Met Life Building in midtown Manhattan.“I’m very proud to be back in New York City, my hometown, and […]

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February 28, 2013

ERI and Girl Up New York Regional Coalition Announce E-Waste Collection Event Sites in Manhattan Area

Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, and the Girl Up New York Regional Coalition have announced a series of free electronic waste collection and recycling events for local Manhattan residents. Each of the events will take place at a local Manhattan school where profits from the collection, reconditioning and resale […]

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