JKL Recycling

Computer repair and resale - Data Destruction - Commercial - Residential Recycling

JKL Recycling, State of Minnesota (1553) Program Year 11 registered stakeholder. Our business focus is collection, recycling, recycling fundraisers for local schools , data protection, reuse and repair of all electronic waste stream items for Minnesota business's and households. By proxy JKL Recycling wants to save and protect environmentally what Minnesota has to offer for everyone that calls it home.

Our Mission is to inspire reuse and environmentally sustainable behaviour by providing recycling and affordable electronics to our community's.

Recycle & Reuse

Recycle- Cost effective, MN EPA Registered Audited (1553) collector-recycler, 1 million insured.

Reuse- To reuse is more earth friendly, extends the life of a working computer. Provides for a need in our communities and others.

Downstream- .We only use audited, R2 certified recyclers for items that are not processed on location.

Community - We help Students, Non-profits (some in developing countries) , Developing business's, and others in our community’s.

Recycling Facts

Computers- The U.S. discards 30 million computers each year and 100 million cellphones are disposed of each year in Europe.

E-waste- An estimated 50 million tons of E-waste is produced each year. In the United States, an estimated 70% of heavy metals in landfills comes from discarded electronics.

United States- is the world leader in producing electronic waste, tossing away about 3 million tons each year.

 Environmental Protection Agency- estimates that only 15-20% of e-waste is recycled, the rest of these electronics go directly into landfills and incinerators . 

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