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E-waste Recycling

Can Design Help Prevent Electronic Waste From Ending Up in a Landfill?
Studio Formafantasma has drilled down into the problem by collaborating with experts in Europe, India…
March 11th 2019
GPS Trackers Reveal E-Waste Exports from the U.S. to Hong Kong
The trackers were deployed in late 2017 and early 2018 in covered electronic devices such…
March 8th 2019
Tech Giant, PRO Join Hands to Launch Massive E-Waste Recycling Campaign
As part of the campaign, Karo Sambhav will set up over 1,150 collection points at…
March 8th 2019
83% of E-Waste Generated by this Indian City Happens to be Toxic
The study notes that implementation of systematic e-waste recycling by the city could potentially lead…
March 6th 2019
Investor Group Purchases Loss-making E-Scrap Recycling Business for $300K
The proposed sale will result in deconsolidation of Metech’s operations in the U.S.
March 4th 2019
North Carolina Awards Funds for Electronics Recycling
The program requires computer equipment and television manufacturers who sell in the state to offer…
March 4th 2019
Dell Recycles 2 Billion Pounds of E-Waste
Noted by DigiTimes, Dell’s future plans for recycling e-waste include working with a startup company…
March 4th 2019
Dynamic's Onalaska, Wisconsin E-Waste Recycling Plant Attains e-Stewards Certification
The company had recently carried out an investment of nearly $19 million in expansion activities…
February 28th 2019
Dell Announces Major Recycling Milestone of 2 Billion Pounds of E-Waste
Dell plans to use 100 million pounds of recycled materials before this coming Earth Day.
February 28th 2019
Total Reclaim Fined Over $500K for Illegal  Toxic E-Waste Exports
The investigation carried out by state authorities had revealed false claims by TRI that it…
February 26th 2019
Alaskan Electronics Recycling Facility Works to Reduce Large and Hazardous Materials From Landfills
Computers, batteries, keyboards, televisions and microwaves are just a few of the many items that…
February 25th 2019
Can E-Waste and Metals Recovery Efforts Lower Environmental Risks and Liability?
Beyond e-waste from manufacturing, EOL recycling is a growing concern for OEMs since it can…
February 21st 2019
AMI Announces Strategic Investment of €4M in Electronics Recycling Acquisitions
The acquisitions will primarily target complementary businesses and IT installation companies in both the UK…
February 18th 2019
Re-Teck Declares Official Opening of its First ITAD Facility in the Netherlands
The new facility is strategically located at the Steenakkers industrial estate area.
February 15th 2019
UN Report Demands Major Overhaul of the Current E-Waste Management System
It recommends the need for a functional e-waste collection and processing system.
February 13th 2019