E-Waste Co. Wrongly Disposed Monitors In China: Suit

Law360, New York (September 16, 2011, 10:36 PM EDT) -- Two men who ran a Colorado electronic waste recycling business were indicted Thursday for allegedly selling television and computer monitors illegally to foreign buyers instead of properly disposing of them in the U.S.

Executive Recycling Inc.'s owner and CEO Brandon Richter and former Vice President of Operations Tor Olson are charged with mail and wire fraud, failure to file a notification to export hazardous waste, exportation contrary to law, and destruction, alteration or falsification of records.

Much of the waste collected by the defendants were the...
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