NEW YORK The Coalition for American Electronics
Recycling (CAER) has received a boost in its efforts to
reintroduce electronics recycling legislation: Xstrata Copper
joined its ranks this past week.
The copper producer, as well as information technology asset
disposition company CloudBlue Technologies Inc., have joined
CAERs campaign in support of the Responsible Electronics
Recycling Act (RERA), which CAER hopes will be reintroduced in
the current legislative session.
RERA would prohibit unregulated exports of non-working
electronics and e-waste that contain hazardous materials while
not restricting trade in tested, working electronics and
CAER now includes 94 companies operating 176 facilities across