Category Archives: eWaste & GreenIT

How to End All eWaste

As previously posted it is certain that every one of the six billion mobile phones produced so far will need to be recycled, along with the 2.6 billion radios, two billion TVs and over a billion computers. The list of … Continue reading

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Don’t Recycle!

Don’t Recycle your old computers. Reuse them! Re-use is 20 times better for the environment than recyling, according to research from the UN. Extending the productive life of our PCs by upgrading and donating older computers for re-use is the … Continue reading

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The eWaste Billions

Our love for the latest gadgets & gismos puts the planet in peril. More precisely the problem is toxic design & manufacture, rapid obsolescence & replacement cycles, and inadequate reuse & recycling. We are creating a toxic time-bomb of over … Continue reading

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Death by a Thousand Cuts

The axing by the government of the WEEE Advisory Board is a matter of real concern, coming as it does on the back of decisions to cut the budgets of DEFRA and of the Environment Agency. The new government says … Continue reading

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