Recent advancements in technology have made it easy to manufacture cheap devices that have tremendously benefited our society. However, the explosive growth of the electronics industry has also escalated the issue of e-waste. According to one report published by the World Economic Forum, e-waste in landfills releases toxic materials into the environment and is one of the fastest-growing waste contributors on the planet.
As industry specialists and lawmakers rush to find a solution, there are several ways we—as individuals—can play our part in protecting both the planet and the life on it. In this article, we’ll discuss the importance and a few ways of recycling e-waste.Read more