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They'll Give You Cash for Your Old PCs


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Electronic waste is a product of rapid turnover in computer technology. IBM's Asset Recovery Center in Raleigh recycles computer equipment donated by individuals who receive payment for their contributions. Around 2,000 computers are handled daily by the 650 employees. In 2003, the center processed over 560,000 PCs and sold $1.5 billion of certified used equipment.
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North Carolina (NoCar F 251 W4), Vol. 62 Issue 12, Dec 2004, p6, il
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