Green Box Electronic Recyclers Media & Awards

Green Box is proud to be recogized by the public, in the media and by prestigious organizations as the most convenient and responsible method for the public to dispose of thier old electronic waste at zero expense.

 

Tech America/Harvey Mudd College

2012 High Tech Awards: Green Engineering Design Award WINNERS


NOMINATED BY YALANDA OGLESBY OF TECH AMERICA
Ceremony Date: June 18th, 2012 5:30 PM

The esteemed 19th annual High-Tech Innovation Awards recognizes outstanding achievements and innovation by Orange County and Inland Empire’s technology leaders. As one of Orange County’s most prestigious and longest standing technology awards, this signature event (in it’s 19th year) is a part of TechAmerica’s suite of awards programs (i.e. Termans, Innovator Awards) designed to shine the spotlight on innovation! 

 

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The Clark Howard Radio Show

More companies go green to make green


BY CLARK HOWARD
Published: Monday, Feb. 6, 2012 9:00 AM

Two entrepreneurs out of Orange County are aiming to make it easier for you to get rid of old electronics. Matt Miller and Jaime Gonzalez have created the Green Box, a 7-by-5-foot box being placed in several locations around Southern California with an eye to expand the idea to other states, according to The Orange County Register.

Once you dump your e-waste in, the Green Box folks have a de-manufacturing plant where they take it apart...

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OC Business Journal

2012 Excellence In Entrepreneurship Award Nomination


NOMINATED BY JAYNE KENNEDY OF OC BUSINESS JOURNAL
Ceremony Date: March 21st, 2012 6:00 PM

Green Box E.R.I. CEO Matt Miller and President James Gonzalez were both finalists in the running for the Eleventh Annual Excellence In Entrepreneurship Awards designed to recognize individuals who exemplify the American entrepreneurial spirit – individuals who, by their creativity and determination, have established and nurtured successful business ventures. Green Box brings a unique, convenient solution to the U.S. e-waste epidemic. in March 2012. Congratulations to all 5 winners!

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OC Register

How do you get rid of an old computer?


BY JAN NORMAN
Published: January 27, 2012 9:53 AM

More than 80% of old computers, MP3 players, tablets and other electronic waste is tossed into landfills rather than recycled, reused or rendered harmless.
Would a convenient disposal method reduce that number? A couple of Orange County entrepreneurs are betting the answer is yes.

The Green Box is the creation of Orange County entrepreneur Matt Miller to make it easier to dispose of old electronics without them ending up in landfills...

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OC Metro

Green Box Electronic Recyclers is making an impact

New startup seeks to reduce the disposal of e-waste in landfills


BY ELYSIA MCMAHAN
Published: January 20, 2012 12:05 PM

Green Box Electronic Recyclers Inc., a new Santa Ana-based startup, has implemented a service to help prevent the unlawful dumping of e-waste and reduce the disposal of electronics in our landfills. It is common knowledge that electronic waste must be recycled appropriately and should not be thrown out with the rest of the trash. Unfortunately, each year millions of electronics, including computers, monitors and televisions still end up being tossed in the wrong bin...

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