Update! Appliance Research: Chest Freezers
March 9, 2010 – 9:48 am | Comments Off on Update! Appliance Research: Chest Freezers

The decision (and purchase) has been made! In an earlier post (“Appliance Upgrade Research: Chest Freezers”), I checked to see if the chest freezers listed on the EnergyStar site were still offered by each of the manufacturers

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Submitted by on December 18, 2006 – 1:53 am5 Comments

Similar to NYC WasteMatch with one major difference (see if you can spot it):

 We are an innovative project that harnesses the power of e-mail to connect people with things they want to throw away with others who can use those things. Any member of the community can post an item they’d like to give away, or an item they are seeking. The one golden rule: Every item posted must be free.

Yahoo: NYCFreecycle Group, National: FreeCycle.org

Stuff already FreeCycled:

  • Old Computer
  • Old Monitor

More tech stuff at the curb to follow.


  • Niffly Niffingtons says:

    I’m happy to tell you someone adopted the computer case sans cards! 🙂

  • Thurmus says:

    That’s great — although I could have put a few more “extra” cards in there to make it more appealing. The “dead storage” IT equipment is slowly leaving the office… slowly.

  • Niffly Niffingtons says:

    Well, at least with options like freecycle you don’t feel so bad about it. Even if you don’t know where the stuff really ends up, you do know that the chance someone will use it again is there!

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  • Thurmus says:

    “Cack the Frog” lives again – recently revived from an old “manual” blog, he’s once again gracing my posts in a few places online. I just wish I could find the original.