Sunday, December 27, 2009

Ban on electronics waste gets put on hold by Arkansas agency

The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality will postpone banning electronic waste from landfills until a panel presents ideas for how the state can fund a recycling program for the potentially hazardous material, a spokesman for the regulatory agency said recently.

1 comment:

Canada Guy said...

In the meantime, people might want to contact them to ensure that when the recycling program is developed there are rules and regulations in place to ensure that the waste isn't dumped in the third world.

http://www.selfdestructivebastards.com/2009/12/electronic-waste.html