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E-waste Recycling

Ingram Micro Opens Modern IT Asset Disposition Unit in Lima, Peru
Earlier in March this year, the company had opened a full-fledged ITAD facility in Bogota,…
May 17th 2019
How Samsung is Tackling the Global E-Waste Problem
Samsung responsibly collects and recycles old, unwanted or nonworking electronic products in the U.S.
May 17th 2019
Alberta's E-Waste Recycling Program to Undergo Major Expansion
Estimates suggest that consumer goods are responsible for nearly 80% of the mercury and lead…
May 16th 2019
ERI Installs Innovative Robotic Sorter at Plainfield Electronics Recycling Facility
The currently installed system supports nearly 70 picks per minute.
May 6th 2019
Unethical E-Waste Dismantling in Agbogbloshie Causes Harm to Ghana's Food Chain
Incidentally, the suburb is notorious for having the worst particulate pollution levels in the entire…
April 30th 2019
CTA Report Highlights Consumer Technology Sector as a Major Driver of the U.S. Economy
The consumer tech sector accounts for nearly 12% of the U.S. GDP, contributing nearly $2.3…
April 30th 2019
Top Green Cities in the U.S. for Recycling Phones, Tablets and Other Electronics
Best Buy, SellCell and Back Market are all marketplaces that have together recycled, resold or…
April 30th 2019
Ending Electronic Waste: An Environmental Priority and an Economic Opportunity
To stop that catastrophe, we need a solution that accurately prices electronic parts, finds buyers…
April 29th 2019
BAN Introduces Stricter Guideline to Curb Hazardous E-Waste Dumping
BAN urged all responsible governments and stakeholders to make use of its new guideline instead…
April 26th 2019
E-Waste Recycling Fraud Leads to Imprisonment of Total Reclaim Proprietors
In addition, they have been ordered to pay $945,663 in restitution.
April 25th 2019
How to Recycle Your Old Phone, Laptop and Other Electronics without Harming the Environment
Best Buy, Whole Foods, Home Depot, Lowes and Staples all have free drop-off spots to…
April 23rd 2019
Electronics Recycling Association Withdraws Lawsuit Filed Against Watchdog
Three out of the four devices that ended up in Hong Kong and Pakistan were…
April 18th 2019
ILO Demands Immediate Action on Better Management of E-Waste
The formalization of the sector through effective public-private partnership could boost e-waste recycling and create…
April 17th 2019
Defunct E-Scrap Firm CEO Sentenced to Prison on Fraud Charges
Brian Brundage has 90 days to report to the prison.
April 16th 2019
CPCB Cancels EPR Authorization of Leading Technology Companies
The import suspension order is being issued on the directions of the National Green Tribunal…
April 11th 2019