Proposal supports companies that recycle computers

The bill would add a fee to the cost of electronic gizmos.
Friday, April 27, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 10:27 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

Congress is considering a bill that would add a recycling fee to the purchase price of electronic goods in an effort to stop hazardous disposal practices and build a national infrastructure for recycling these items.