LCD displays – Reuse, Disassemble or Shred?

Most LCD displays contain mercury vapor bulbs. If damaged, these bulbs will introduce mercury into the environment. Mercury must always be contained because even the smallest trace amounts in air or water can cause significant and lasting harm. For this reason Comprenew has never disassembled LCD displays. Most people understand that reusing an asset is […]

Electronic Take Back – Who will pay?

According to the Electronics Take Back Coalition’s website, 25 states have passed legislation mandating statewide e-waste recycling. This means that 65% of the U.S. population should now be covered. However, not all these state laws are bullet proof. Out of the 25 states with e-waste recycling laws, 23 have a producer responsibility law, which means […]