Gartner: Disposing of PCs too expensive

Released Monday by research company Gartner, the study says although the sale of obsolete hardware can fetch owners from 3% to 5% of the equipment's original price, that doesn't factor in the $85 to $136 it can cost to get rid of an old PC.

Released Monday by research company Gartner, the study says although the sale of obsolete hardware can fetch owners from 3% to 5% of the equipment's original price, that doesn't factor in the $85 to $136 it can cost to get rid of an old PC.