ERI and Samsung Invite Broomfield Locals to Recycle E-Waste - at No Charge to Consumers

  ERI and Samsung Invite Broomfield Locals to Recycle E-Waste - at No Charge
  to Consumers

Business Wire

BROOMFIELD, Colo. -- October 04, 2012

Partnering with Samsung, Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), will stage
a special E-Waste Collection Event this Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12 noon at no
charge to consumers.

ERI, the largest recycler of electronic waste in the nation, will safely
recycle all e-waste collected at this special event at the Norman Smith
Service Center serving the residents of the County and City of Broomfield.

The event is designed to give the community at large an opportunity to safely
unload their old computers, television sets, and other out-dated, unusable or
unwanted consumer electronic items for proper recycling that is safe and
environmentally sound. Samsung is working with ERI to sponsor the e-waste
takeback event and encourage participating residents to sign up for the ENERGY
STAR Pledge.

“With their collaborative support and proactive actions in Broomfield - and
across the U.S.,” said Shirley Garcia, Environmental Services Coordinator for
the City and County of Broomfield, “Samsung continues to recognize the
significanceof being a formative leader in the electronic profession by being
responsible recyclers of electronic waste and stewards of the environment.”

“It’s good to once again be partnering with Samsung for this special takeback
program,” said John Shegerian, Chairman and CEO of ERI. “We are proud to once
again, alongside Samsung, been able to help the good people of Broomfield
become more environmentally responsible by offering them a convenient
opportunity to safely dispose of their old electronic devices at the same
time.”

For more information on general recycling needs, visit
www.electronicrecyclers.com, http://1800recycling.com or www.urbanmining.org.

About ERI

Now the largest privately held recycler of electronic waste in the US, and the
world’s first dual-certified electronic waste recycler, Fresno-headquartered
Electronic Recyclers International is licensed to de-manufacture and recycle
televisions, computer monitors, computers and other types of electronic
equipment. ERI serves public sector clients via GSA contract GS-10F-0051Y and
processes more than 160 million pounds of electronic waste annually at eight
locations in seven states, including Indiana, California, Washington,
Colorado, Massachusetts, Texas and North Carolina. For more information about
e-waste recycling and ERI, call 1-800-884-8466 or visit
http://www.electronicrecyclers.com.

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