GreenCitizen® Receives CIWMB Certification – January 5, 2005
PALO ALTO, California – January 5, 2005 – GreenCitizen®, Inc. today announced it has received approval from the California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB), in cooperation with the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) to participate as an Approved Collector of covered electronic waste under the State’s Covered Electonic Waste Recovery and Recycling Payment System, established pursuant to the Electronic Waste Recycling Act of 2003.
The approval allows GreenCitizen to accept electronic equipment for reuse or recycling and receive state-funded reimbursements for certain electronic waste items covered under SB 20 legislation, most importantly CRTs (Cathode Ray Tubes).
The approval will remain in effect for a period of two years and is renewable.
About GreenCitizen, Inc.
GreenCitizen’s mission is to be the global leader in the recovery, accountability and science for the recycling of electronics. GreenCitizen helps individuals and organizations recycle electronics responsibly. We provide convenient, affordable and responsible solutions that make it easy for everyone to do their part to help save the environment from harmful electronic waste. For more information, visit www.greencitizen.com.