The Impact of Improper Electronic Waste Disposal

By Mary Held

Electronic waste isn’t exactly something the average consumer thinks of when making decisions and living everyday life. Shoppers don’t blink an eye at the opportunity to upgrade their electronics and many times, they don’t have plans for their old devices and just trash it, not thinking of the impact or possibilities the item still holds.…

About UpcycleTech

By Mary Held

Upcycle Tech was created to help solve a problem, E-Waste. Now, we know our efforts alone won’t save the world. But how can we not do our part, and spread the word so others feel empowered to do their part as well? Impossible to pass up that opportunity.   Each year, in Oklahoma alone, hundreds…

Reuse or Recycle?

By Mary Held

The term recycling is most commonly used as an all in phrase for keeping things out of the trash and landfills. While that may work, reusing and recycling are two completely different things! When it comes to computers, part of the process is taking it apart and separating all the inside pieces. The goal here…

Got E Waste?

By Mary Held

Got E Waste? What is e waste? Electronic waste that is an electronic product and or equipment that is near the end of the useful life. This can include phones, computers, televisions, printers, scanners, VCRs, and more!    How do you recycle e waste? Easy! Upcycle Tech accepts donations of almost all e waste. If…