12 September 2009
TekServe Recycling Drive
Tekserve—an Apple service and parts store in Manhattan—was doing a recycling drive today at their location by 23rd and 6th. It was a funny site of really old and recently antiquated machinery. Here are some photos of the event:
Update: there’s another recycling drive on Saturday, January 16th in Front of Tekserve, 119 West 23rd St. (near 6th Ave).
1. Lauren wrote:
I think it's great that tekserve is doing e-waste recycling...but where does it go once they collect it??
Posted on 14 September 2009 at 11:09 AM | permalink
2. peter wrote:
Good question, they were doing it with the Lower East Side Ecology Center—who apparently run regular e-waste collections. According to their site they have a no-landfill policy, no outsourcing, and they sell off some of the valuable raw materials. Read more here: http://www.lesecologycenter.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=72&Itemid=78
Posted on 14 September 2009 at 4:09 PM | permalink
3. Caterina wrote:
I like Tekserve even better now! Didn't think it was possible!
Posted on 17 September 2009 at 10:09 PM | permalink