Tag: e-waste

Consumer Goods Use

Consumer goods use

How long do you think the things we buy get used for? How many of those things are still in use after 6 months? Just 5% or did we make that up.

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Best use for old tech robot

Best use for old tech

Who else has seen huge sculptures like this made out of old household goods and electronic waste? Surely this can’t be the best use for all those materials? See our medium article for a fuller discussion on this topic:

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10% eWate recycled

10% of eWaste recycled?

We are throwing away electronics and technology at an increasingly alarming rate. Some of that waste gets shipped to third world countries for recycling. Overall however, how much eWaste is recycled? 10%?

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Green Elephant Show Sustainability News No 19

Sustainability News 14th October

Green Elephant
Sustainability News 14th October

The latest sustainability news, fun, facts and reviews from the Green Elephant for 14th October 2020. Top stories: 01:05 – Prince William and Sir David Attenborough join forces on ‘Earthshot’ prize 34:18 – Ikea to buy back used furniture in recycling push 36:30 – Mark Carney says banks should link

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