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2012-07-18 23:00:15

ERCC's new Collection Site Best Practices document serves as a guidance document for collection sites accepting used electronics. ERCC is encouraging state electronics recycling programs to incorporate the document into their programs and also plans to develop a program where all collectors will voluntarily demonstrate adherence to the guidelines. Parkersburg, WV (PRWEB) July 18, 2012 This week, the Electronics Recycling Coordination Clearinghouse (ERCC) has announced the publication of a...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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