Not only is it important to recycle your computer, it is also important to recycle other electronics as well. Some electronics will contain some of the same hazardous metals and substances that are found in computers. Although some are not regulated as of yet it is very important to begin recycling now before it does becomes a problem in our landfills and regulation begin. Other electronics including your VCR, DVD, Stereo, telephone, microwave, and many other devices. Most of these products also contain poisonous lead contamination. All electronics contain a combination of black tin and lead which give you a common product that is called solder.
This metal often bonds electronic components to a small circuit board. Most electronics will be recycled for free, but please call to get more information about a specific device.