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Massachusetts bans CRT monitors in landfilling



Title: Massachusetts bans CRT monitors in landfilling
The below message is from a listserv.  Forward as appropriate and apologies for any duplications.
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Great news from Massachusetts.  Perhaps the beginnings of more opportunities
in other places.

The new land ban on CRT monitors in Massachusetts has just gone into effect
and has begun to cause ripples throughout the country.  There have been
some good articles that you might want to check out, prompted by an AP wire
Story:

http://www.mercurycenter.com/premium/business/docs/dump01.htm

(TOSSING TVs, PC SCREENS GETS BANNED
Massachusetts is first to address toxic issues
BY MARTIN FINUCANE, Associated Press  )
Published Saturday, April 1, 2000, in the San Jose Mercury News)   

http://www.inthesetimes.com/bleifuss2410.html

Ted Smith
Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition
Campaign for Responsible Technology
760 N. First Street
San Jose, CA 95112
408-287-6707-phone
408-287-6771-fax
tsmith@igc.org
http://www.svtc.org/svtc/

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