Amazon Recycles Small Electronics for Free | Sync Up


Amazon Recycles Small Electronics for Free | Sync Up

Consumer electronics account for 70 percent of the toxic waste in landfills today. Fortunately, there are several services that will help you responsibly recycle e-waste, with Amazon being one of the newest additions to the bunch. How does the world’s largest e-commerce site stack up? We’ll take a look as we sit down and sync up with Rocket IT’s weekly technology update.

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In this episode, you’ll hear about:

  • New details on Amazon’s recycling program
  • How Amazon’s recycling program differs from its trade-in program
  • How obtain Amazon gift cards for gently used electronics
  • Steps to send broken or outdated devices to Amazon for free
  • What to do with larger items that Amazon’s recycling program doesn’t accept
  • Why it’s important to wipe data from devices before recycling them

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Amazon Recycling Program

Host: Chris Swinson