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Welcome to OK E-Scrap!

Trust OK E-Scrap to permanently DESTROY YOUR PERSONAL DATA!

Making a cleaner Earth by recycling computers and electronics instead of burying them in our landfills.

E-Scrap: It's What we do!

Special Events!

Join us on "Bill Wells Make A Difference Day" in Murray, KY at the MSU's Football Stewart Stadium from 9:00am -to- 12:00 on Saturday, May 19th, 2018!

IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO MAKE A CLEANER EARTH AND THAT'S WHY WE NEED YOU!

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Acceptable/ Unacceptable E-Scrap

Below is a list of ACCEPTABLE and UNACCEPTABLE E-Waste.

Acceptable E-WASTE:

  • Computers
  • Servers
  • Hard Drives
  • IPads and Tablets
  • Kindles and Electronic Book Readers
  • Flat Screen Monitors
  • Laptops
  • All Circuit Boards
  • DVD Players
  • VCRs
  • Modems
  • Cable Boxes
  • Satellite Receivers
  • Routers
  • Cell/Mobile Phones
  • Telephone Systems and Hardware
  • Insulated Cable and Wire
  • Video Games
  • XBoxes
  • Nintendoes
  • Playstations
  • USB Cords and Batteries
  • Flat Screen TVs

Unacceptable E-WASTE:

  • CRT Monitors
  • Console Televisions
  • Paint or Varnish
  • Household Batteries
  • Glass Bulbs
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E-Scrap Facts

Be informed and learn how recycling e-scrap can help the environment. Making a cleaner earth, one computer at a time.

  • According to the CEA (Consumer Electronics Association) every household in the United States has at least 24 electronic products.
  • Recycling one million laptops saves the energy equivalent to the electricity used by 3,657 U.S. homes in a year.
  • Only 12.5% of e-waste is currently recycled.
  • Electronic waste represents 70% of the toxic waste put into our landfills.
  • We generate around 40 million tons of electronic waste every year, worldwide. That's like throwing away 800 laptops every second.

References:

1 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Wastes - Resource Conservation - Common Wastes & Materials - eCycling."
2 Slade, Giles. "iWaste." Mother Jones, 2007.
3 United Nations. "Waste Management."
4 Voakes, Greg. "The Lesser-Known Facts About E-Waste Recycling." Business Insider, 2012.
5 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Wastes - Resource Conservation - Common Wastes & Materials - eCycling."
6 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Fact Sheet: MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC WASTE IN THE UNITED STATES.
7 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Wastes - Resource Conservation - Common Wastes & Materials - eCycling."
8 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Wastes - Resource Conservation - Common Wastes & Materials - eCycling."
9 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. "Wastes - Resource Conservation - Common Wastes & Materials - eCycling."
10 Electronics TakeBack Coalition, A Project of the Tides Center. "Facts and Figures on E-Waste and Recycling."
11 Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality. "Waste Computers, Monitors, and Electronics."

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Contact OK E Scrap

  • OK E-Scrap
  • 270-227-1772
  • 270-753-5562 (M-F 8am-5pm)
  • okescrap@outlook.com
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  • Mailing Address:
  • 1850 State Route 121 South
  • Murray, Kentucky 42071