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Recycling and Recovery Options

This table is meant to provide assistance in determining recycling or disposal options and recovery values for recyclable materials:
MATERIAL EXAMPLES OPTIONS ROUGH ESTIMATE OF VALUE
subject to Market values / regions
Extruded Aluminum
clean/not powder-coated

V2 legs, base legs, chair parts, aluminum beams

metal recycling

$0.35 - $0.75 per lb
powder-coated or if they have other metal attached V2 legs, base legs, chair parts, power-ports, handles, Connexus lids, beams metal recycling $0.25-$0.45 per lb
Cast Aluminum
chair bases, drawer pulls metal recycling $0.15 - $0.70 per lb
Zinc
die-cast zinc

drawer pulls
screws, nuts, bolts

metal recycling
community charity activities

$0.10 - $0.35 per lb

$0.00
Steel
pure steel

metal banding, seat springs

metal recycling

$0.30 - $1.00 per lb
mixed steel chair controls, chair arms, gaslifts, table bases, perforated panels, keys/lock/drawer slides, arm bars on controls, screws/nuts/bolts, jbars, brackets metal recycling $0.10-$0.50 per lb
Plastic
ABS
PVC
Polypropylene
Polyurethane

plastic banding
edgebanding
chair backs/seats - Corfu

plastic recycling

can be ground up

$0.00

$0.01 - to varies
Nylon components
PVC
Polyethylene
HDPE
seating components
packing material
recycle
recycle
Expanded Polystyrene
Acrylic

packing material
modestly panels
Paper
single/multiple sheet

work instructions

recycling-common

$0.00
corrugated packing material recycling-common $0.00
Fabrics/Vinyls seating components
hessian, zippers
cottage industries
textile recycling
minimal
$0.00
Leathers seating components cottage industries
return to vendor
varies, depends on form
Cardboard packing, arm components recycling $0.00
Glass doors can be ground up $0.00
Electronics lighting and lighting accessories electronic recyclers $0.00


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