TV zombies protest Panasonic

October 31st, 2008
By bdejesus

Media Center – Press Coverage TV zombies protest Panasonic Friday, October 31, 2008 By B. De Jesus, New Jersey Star Ledger Members of the Electronics TakeBack Coalition and Clean Water Action went to Panasonic’s Secaucus headquarters yesterday dressed as “TV Zombies.” They wanted the company to commit to taking back its old TVs for recycling …

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Ratings drop for TV recycling

October 30th, 2008
By Colleen Diskin

Media Center – Press Coverage Ratings drop for TV recycling Thursday, October 30, 2008 By Colleen Diskin, Protesters dressed as “TV zombies” visited Panasonic’s headquarters in Secaucus today to call attention to their concerns that electronics manufacturers are not moving quickly enough to establish recycling programs for outdated products. AMY NEWMAN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER …

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E-Waste: The Dirty Secret of Recycling Electronics

October 15th, 2008
By Ben Elgin and Brian Grow Business Week

Media Center – Press Coverage E-Waste: The Dirty Secret of Recycling Electronics By Ben Elgin and Brian Grow, Business Week Magazine, October 15, 2008 Lax rules and weak enforcement allow scrap companies to profit by sending junked computers, printers, and TVs overseas Varkonyi buys gear from recyclers, then ships it to Mexico for stripping. By …

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Environmentalists Withdraw from EPA-Led Effort on Electronics Recycling Standards

October 1st, 2008

ETBC Withdraws from EPA sponsored stakeholders group to create national electronics recycling standards

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