NextStep Recycles Electronics

EUGENE, Ore. — One person’s trash could be another person’s treasure. NextStep in Eugene is helping residents find out if that’s true Friday. Organizers say people should bring used electronics to the NextStep booth at the NEDCO Sprout! Farmer’s Market Friday. The items will be brought back to the facilities where they’ll be properly disposed … Continue reading »

Troubleshooting New Gadgets

EUGENE, Ore. — Many people got new electronics for Christmas, and that new technology can sometimes be hard to figure out. James Fretwell, owner of Jim’s Electronics in Eugene, says most electronics these days come with pretty simple and clear instructions, but it can be tough to tell the difference between a manufacturer error and … Continue reading »

NextStep is Taking Unneeded Electronics

EUGENE, Ore. — Have you considered reducing, reusing and recycling your electronics? A group called NextStep Recycling wants people to donate their used and unneeded gadgets rather than stashing them away. It takes everything that runs on batteries or plugs, including TVs, radios, stereos and VHS/DVD players. NextStep says what you may consider trash another … Continue reading »