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E-waste Recycling

Tanzania's E-Waste Volumes Witnessed Rapid Surge
The per capita e-waste generation has soared from 0.01 kilograms in 1998 to 0.70 kilograms…
January 21st 2020
Far West Metals Joins TERRA’s Electronics Recycling Program
The addition of FMW has expanded the ‘Done with IT’ program to 41 states and…
January 21st 2020
CTA Praises Signing of ‘Phase One’ Tariff Trade Deal
The deal addresses critical tech priorities including intellectual property protections and forced technology transfer.
January 16th 2020
SERI Publishes Second Draft of R2 E-Waste Certification Standard
The second draft proposes some significant changes from the first draft.
January 14th 2020
BAN Seeks Public Comment on New e-Stewards Standard
According to BAN, the deadline for all inputs on the DRAFT 4.0 Version of the…
January 13th 2020
Bay Area Appliance Recycler Fined $146K on Alleged Mishandling of Hazardous Waste
As per the settlement, Freon Free shall pay an initial sum of $29,152.
January 8th 2020
Court Orders Jail Sentence to Brothers Accused in E-Waste Fraud
The fraud was unveiled when Environment Agency’s National Investigations Team came across forged paperwork.
January 7th 2020
Corporate eWaste Solutions Joins TERRA's “Done with IT” Electronics Recycling Program
CEWS will sponsor TERRA’s mail-in-recycling program ‘Done with IT’.
January 7th 2020
U.S. Consumer Tech Industry Revenues to Exceed $422 Billion
The top revenue categories include smartphones, laptops and televisions.
January 6th 2020
'Keep Bay Area Beautiful' E-Waste Collection Surpassed 20,000 Pounds
The collection of huge quantities of electronic waste was achieved through personal pick-ups and drop-off…
January 2nd 2020
NAID AAA Certification Policy to Go Through Changes in 2020
All NAID AAA certified service providers are required to update their policy language.
December 31st 2019
Macau’s New E-Waste Recycling Program Focuses on Large Appliances
The new recycling program will be an extension of the Computer and Telecommunication Devices Recycling…
December 30th 2019
ERI, CTA and Samsung Join Hands to Recycle Old Electronics
ERI will be responsible for secure data destruction and safe disposal of electronic items collected…
December 30th 2019
U.S. EPA Honors Winners of 2019 Electronics Challenge Awards
The EPA plans to host a ceremony for the award winners at the Consumer Electronics…
December 24th 2019
Big Battery Project Aims to Tackle E-Waste
The goal is to turn discarded batteries into new power sources for home solar arrays…
December 24th 2019