We send old unusable tape to the local computer recycling center. I
dont' know what they really sdo with it, but they guarantee it won
t go to landfill or be shipped overseas to places with weak
Search for conputer recycling - I found this in PA:
I had boxes and boxes of videotapes, and out local center sends the
tape one place and the platic cases to recycling. It is better than
the trash can!
And no, there are few uses for it now as audio tape... except as a
curiosity for collectors!
On Aug 5, 2010, at 7:26 AM, RA Friedman wrote:
> The curator here culled two cartons of material that are home-brew
> copies of
> LP's we have in the collection. My guess is most to the tape is from
> 60's & 70's. I hate to see the stuff become landfill. Would anyone
> have any
> use for this? Can it be recycled somehow?
> RA Friedman, Archivist
> Freedman Jewish Music Archive
> University of PA