Frustration Leads to Electronics Recycling Business

Feb 13, 2020

Allen Peltzman
Credit Mike Switzer/SC Public Radio

When you have an old, broken computer or other piece of electronics that doesn’t work anymore, you’re not supposed to throw it away.  You are supposed to recycle it.  But that means finding a drop-off place or waiting for a local electronics recycling event offered by your city or county.  Our next guest thought there must be a better way so he started his own electronics recycling company.

Mike Switzer interviews Allen Peltzman, founder of Allen Recycling in Columbia, SC.