Category Archives: Electronics

Your Used Phones Go to a Great Cause!

by Lilly Wang
Ever wonder what happens to all the old phones that end up in the electronics recycling bins around campus?

… Well, the TuftsRecycles! team is proud to announce that 95 “gently-used” cell phones were sent out today to Cell Phones for Soldiers , a non-profit organization that sells old more »

Posted in Electronics, Reduced, Reuse, Recycle (RRRs), Reuse/DIY, Uncategorized |cell phone electronics phone reuse

Tape 'Em Up!

by Jordan Dashow
Remember to tape your batteries when you recycle them!
Regulations now require you to tape batteries (with clear, electrical, duct or masking tape) at both ends before recycling them. This regulation is meant to help prevent several problems during battery transportation, including fires. Batteries have been known to cause more »

Posted in Electronics, Recycling 101, Recycling at Tufts, Recycling Technology |batteries electronics recycle recycling tape em up