37% of US businesses have a formal PC recycling policy

IDC estimates the installed base of PCs was more than 749 mln systems worldwide in 2004, with the United States accounting for nearly 33% of these systems. PC penetration exceeds 65% of all US households and is virtually 100% in the commercial sector. However, less than 37% of commercial entities of all sizes have a formal PC recycling and end-of-life policy.