Onyx Approved as E-waste Collector and Recycler

Azusa, Calif. -- The California Integrated Waste Management Board has approved Onyx Environmental Services (OES) as a dual-entity collector and recycler under the state's Electronic Waste Recycliing Act of 2003. California law requires e-waste such as computers, tvs and other video display devices containing hazardous quantities of lead to be recycled. If waste is intact and generated and used in the state of California, Onyx may be able to recycle the waste for no charge, acording to John McShane, branch manager for OES' electronics recycling division.