P.E.I. consumers recycle 3,000 tonnes of old electronics over last five years
More than 3,000 metric tonnes of unwanted electronics have been recycled in Prince Edward Island over the last five years. Cliff Hacking, president of the Electronic Products Recycling Association, says that's approximately 465,000 TVs, computers, printers and other electronic devices diverted from landfills. He says the recycling also yields a host of valuable materials such as steel, copper, and silver.