[Gllug] OT - Spare CRT monitors up for grabs SE london

Chris Bell chrisbell at overview.demon.co.uk
Mon Jul 3 22:24:12 UTC 2006

On Mon 03 Jul, Russell Howe wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 02, 2006 at 06:17:18PM +0100, Dylan wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > 
> > I've got various 15" and 17" crt monitors which the other half insists 
> > have to go. 
> > If anyone is interested, they're here in SE8 waiting for a good home. If 
> > no one wants them, what options exist for passing them on to places 
> > where they'll be welcomed?
> OFFERS will reuse/recycle CRTs, but they charge to take them away (a
> fiver each?)
> http://www.crispej.org.uk/ is their website
> If you say (as we recently did) to Southwark Council "er, we have 20
> CRTs we need to dump, but we're not allowed to put them in the bin, are
> we? What can we do with them?", they'll point you at OFFERS.
> There's always LondonFreeCycle, too...
   I went to a local meeting attended by one of our councillors who was
complaining that many elderly people did not have access to the internet.
   I suggested that the council could help by supplying some second-hand
Linux computers, and the councillor disappeared almost instantly. 

Chris Bell

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