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Man Gives Community New Outlet for Electronics RecyclingSubmitted: 08/01/2011
RHINELANDER - After much success the first time he organized an electronics recycling event, one Rhinelander man is giving the Northwoods another outlet.

Brian Retzlaff is now an E-Cycle Wisconsin collector, and wants to make a business out of it in Rhinelander.

His new idea is all thanks to the 100,000 pound response from the community during his collection event in June.

Retzlaff says he's working on finding a facility along with other details, but hopes to have a new business by winter.

He says, "My goals would be if we could get going big enough where we could maybe have our own recycling facility right here in Rhinelander, and maybe get the community some jobs."

Retzlaff says there will more than likely be a fee for people who drop items off.

If you'd like more information, call Brian at 715-362-4242.


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