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SAHAN JOURNAL | Minnesota’s electronics recycling program needs an update, experts say

Electronic devices are getting smaller, making them easier to toss in trash bound for landfills
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Repowered seeks next CEO to build upon 11 years of growth and impact

At Repowered (fka Tech Dump/Tech Discounts), we provide fair chances for people, planet, and technology.
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WCCO | Mending workshops: UMN students learn to fix their own stuff

You may be surprised to hear about the latest trend on the U of M
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Caleb Ihla got help from his grandfather Rod Basham as he fixed a lamp Saturday during a Ramsey County Fix-It Clinic at the Ramsey County Library

STAR TRIBUNE | Ramsey County aims to simplify recycling with new facility

A proposed Ramsey County environmental service center promises to be a one-stop shop for offloading
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PARK BUGLE | Tech Dump renamed Repowered to make recycling electronics easier

Tech Dump, your locally-based electronics recycler, has two good-news items: a new name and a
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BY ALL MEANS PODCAST | Amanda LaGrange

The CEO of Minneapolis-based Repowered, formerly Tech Dump, on fulfilling a “triple bottom line” with
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Headshot of Repowered CEO Amanda LaGrange

CEO Runs E-Waste Organization Dedicated to Employing Formerly Incarcerated People: ‘We Shouldn’t Be an Exception.’

It’s an understatement to say that Amanda LaGrange runs an unorthodox organization. It would be
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CNN | Employers need workers. That’s good news for these people

(CNN) — With nearly two job openings available for every job seeker, the shortage of workers in the United
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‘Welcome Home Party’ hopes to connect former inmates with jobs, community

As a correctional officer for nearly 20 years at the Stillwater prison, Antonio Espinosa knew
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A man wearing a reflective vest using a drill to disassemble a laptop

E-SCRAP NEWS | How a county-processor contract addresses equity

A Twin Cities-area processor won an electronics recycling and repair contract with the second largest
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Renee Conklin | Twin Cities Business

Notable Nonprofit Board Members 2022 | Twin Cities Business Renee Conklin, vice president of global
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PIONEER PRESS | Ramsey County residents can now recycle electronics for free

The county has partnered with Repowered, the Twin Cities electronics recycler formerly known as Tech
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