18763Re: [midatlanticretro] Proposed NJ law may impact our hobby
- Oct 27, 2010
> The Electronic Waste Management Act bans the disposal of televisions andI'll have to speed up my disposal of old Pentium machines and CRTs at home.
> all personal or portable computers - including desktop, notebook and
> laptop computers, as well as computer monitors - in the regular waste
> stream beginning Jan. 1, 2011. Currently in comment phase.
Hopefully we don't head towards the European RoHS standards for
electronics. People are still trying to figure out problems related to
However, there are businesses in Europe that specialize in recycling of
old electronics, so if someone finds a friend at one of those places, they
can pick out all the good stuff before it gets processed :)
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