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Citywide electronics recycling drive

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Free citywide electronics recycling drive to be held the week of November 15, 2012.

During the week of November 15 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Electronic Recycling & Trading (ERT) will be open to the general public to drop off e-waste at their facility located at 15508 Bratton Lane, Austin TX 78728. ERT expects to partner with several of their large clients to facilitate other drop off locations within the Austin area operate seven locations in Austin where citizens can drop-off their old, obsolete and scrap electronics to be recycled back into raw materials. The raw materials will then be used to make new, environmentally friendly products by various industries and manufacturers.

Items acceptable for dropping off include:

• Desktop and Laptop computers, Tablets, Netbooks and Severs, Networking Hardware and Equipment

Computer Parts and accessories such as Keyboards, Mice, Hard and Floppy Disk Drives, Tape drives, D-ROM, DVD/CD Burner drives

• Flat Screen and CRT Monitors

• Cell Phones, SIM Cards, Chargers, Single Line Telephones and Commercial Multi-line Telephone Systems (PBX)

• Copy Machines, Printers, FAX Machines and Scanners

• TVs, Cable and Satellite TV Equipment

• Video Cameras, VCRs, VCR Tapes, DVD and Blur Ray Players

• Intercoms, Paging Equipment, Answer Machines and Voice Mail Systems

• CB (Used Citizen Band Radio Equipment), Two Way Radios and Walkie Talkies

• Small Household Appliances

Electronic Recycling & Trading (ERT)

ERT is a homegrown Austin based business providing responsible and secure electronics recycling for over a decade. ERT serves businesses and residents alike to help recycle used and obsolete electronics and electronics waste. ERT has a "zero waste" vision and a "zero landfill" policy backing that up with numerous industry certifications like ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and R2/RIOS. ERT is also recognized as a Minority Business Entity, a HUB and registered with the Texas Council on Environmental Quality. ERT facilities are located at 15508 Bratton Lane, Austin, TX 78728. For additional information please visit our website at: www.ertinc.net

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