Re: [GRRN] 5 1/4" floppy computer disks

Veronica Torres (
Wed, 14 Jul 1999 09:46:01 -0700

Hello James,
This may be a reach, but the following people take VCR tapes and other
recording media. They don't pay, but they will pick up shipping over a
certain quantity and give you a letter indicating that the material was

The video media people are Ecomedia Recycling 800-359-4601. If I am not
mistaken, they are in So. California also. I was told to
speak with Jade, but the person who answered the phone helped me instead.

I found this information on this website.

Good Luck,

----- Original Message -----
From: James Wood <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, July 14, 1999 9:16 AM
Subject: [GRRN] 5 1/4" floppy computer disks

> Can anyone help unload a few, actually, millions of 5 1/4" floppy disks?
> They are in eleven (11) tractor trailers, in Southern, CA, ten to a pack,
> ten packs to a case. It would be a shame to landfill them, but this may
> enough disks to supply to world for the rest of time.
> James Wood
> Hesco/Hi-Rise Recycling Systems
> 305.953.7778
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