Wiredin.cc Talk of the Bay
photos by Eddie Harper and Paul Fjelsta

Feel free to download and email any of our images at no cost

2- 5x7's just $10 (does not have to be the same photo) more info

back to EVENT PHOTOS 

Signup for FREE eTalk of the Bay newsletter.... just click here!

May 7, 2011 – eWaste Recycling Event | Nassau Bay

The Johnson Space Center Contractors (JSC) Environmental Partnership hosted a Spring eWaste Recycling Event.  Folks around the bay area brought in every kind of electronic equipment and gadgets, some were familiar while others left you scratching your head trying to figure out what they were but all were being collected by volunteers to save our environment. 

Toxins of all sorts are contained in our modern day conveniences.  Cell phones, CRTs, computers, digital cameras and TVs are all pieces of modern day conveniences that none of us want to live without but the dilemma comes when they break or are replaced…what do you do with them?  Proper eWaste Recycling is the answer.  Through this event, with the help from Sims Recycling Solutions, all materials collected are handled securely, traceably and help protect and sustain the environment.

To the dozens of volunteers that gave up their Saturday, we’d like to express a very big Thank You for caring!  Listen in as Talk of the Bay visits with Kevin Evans, of SIMS Recycling Solutions, as he explains the recycling process.  Check out the pics…

For future reference:
Examples of accepted material, both working and non-working, include: Personal computers, Monitors and flat panel displays, Printers, All-in-Ones, Scanners, Digital cameras, Handheld computers, Cords, digital entertainment and telecommunications equipment (VCRs, cell phones, portable music devices)

Unacceptable items include:  Major appliances including microwave ovens, TVs, washers, dryers.  Also, equipment containing radioactive materials, free-flowing liquids, chlorofluorocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls or other “hazardous wastes”.

Be sure to sign up for our weekly newsletter “eTalk of the Bay”. Bookmark and Share Just enter your email address into the box at the top of this page; information on all the fun happenings in the area will come right to your desktop. You can follow us on Facebook also!

IMG_2770 IMG_2771 IMG_2773 IMG_2774
IMG_2770.jpg IMG_2771.jpg IMG_2773.jpg IMG_2774.jpg
IMG_2775 IMG_2776 IMG_2777 IMG_2778
IMG_2775.jpg IMG_2776.jpg IMG_2777.jpg IMG_2778.jpg
IMG_2779 IMG_2780 IMG_2781 IMG_2782
IMG_2779.jpg IMG_2780.jpg IMG_2781.jpg IMG_2782.jpg
IMG_2783 IMG_2784 IMG_2785 IMG_2786
IMG_2783.jpg IMG_2784.jpg IMG_2785.jpg IMG_2786.jpg
IMG_2787 IMG_2788 IMG_2789 IMG_2790
IMG_2787.jpg IMG_2788.jpg IMG_2789.jpg IMG_2790.jpg
IMG_2791 IMG_2792 IMG_2793 IMG_2794
IMG_2791.jpg IMG_2792.jpg IMG_2793.jpg IMG_2794.jpg
IMG_2795 IMG_2796 IMG_2797 IMG_2798
IMG_2795.jpg IMG_2796.jpg IMG_2797.jpg IMG_2798.jpg
IMG_2799 IMG_2800 IMG_2801 IMG_2802
IMG_2799.jpg IMG_2800.jpg IMG_2801.jpg IMG_2802.jpg
IMG_2803 IMG_2804 IMG_2805 IMG_2806
IMG_2803.jpg IMG_2804.jpg IMG_2805.jpg IMG_2806.jpg
IMG_2807 IMG_2808 IMG_2809 IMG_2810
IMG_2807.jpg IMG_2808.jpg IMG_2809.jpg IMG_2810.jpg
IMG_2811 IMG_2814 IMG_2815  
IMG_2811.jpg IMG_2814.jpg IMG_2815.jpg