Electronics recycling comes to Edwards Saturday | VailDaily.com

Electronics recycling comes to Edwards Saturday

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Vail, CO Colorado

EDWARDS, Colorado – High Country Computer Services and the Eagle Valley Alliance for Sustainability are hosting an electronics recycling event Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at High Country Computer Services’ store in Edwards.

Metech Recycling will be in Edwards collecting items for a fee. Metech claims more than 95 percent of all materials it takes in are recycled for remanufacturing. The company also claims it performs “secure shredding” of hard drives and other storage devices to destroy personal information.

Fees for the recycling service vary, from computer monitors – $10 each – to batteries – $2 per pound. Cell phones, keyboards and similar small devices will be recycled at no charge.

The recycling event is sponsored by NRC 365 and KZYR. For more information, call High Country Computer Services, 970-926-3368, or Ally Weaver at Metech Recycling, 720-315-2522. Online, go to http://www.highcountrycomputers.com or http://www.metechrecycling.com.

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