Acer announced several recycling- and repair-related features of its Vero Laptop Line, including its use of standard screws to improve ease of repair. 

Colt Recycling, Done with IT and Walmart partnered to recycle holiday lights dropped off at 110 Walmart locations. 

Coventry University collaborated with n2s to use bioleaching to recover precious metals from PCBs. 

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is seeking producer responsibility organizations to operate its modernized E-Cycles program under HB 3220.