E-waste

10.12.16
The Galaxy Note 7's death creates an environmental mess
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The Galaxy Note 7's death creates an environmental mess

Phone recycling is still too young to avoid creating a significant amount of waste.

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08.30.15
Europe doesn't properly recycle most of its electronic waste
08.30.15

Europe doesn't properly recycle most of its electronic waste

You probably know that you should recycle your old tech when you're done with it, but getting othe...

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05.27.15
'Nano-paper' chips end up in compost heaps, not landfills
05.27.15

'Nano-paper' chips end up in compost heaps, not landfills

Today's cast-off gadgets are far more likely to end up in a landfill than they are being responsib...

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02.03.15
Energizer makes high-performance batteries from your recycled cells
02.03.15

Energizer makes high-performance batteries from your recycled cells

Here's something different: disposable batteries that could help reduce the mountains of e-waste t...

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12.29.14
Maker movement may be the cure for our disposable times
12.29.14

Maker movement may be the cure for our disposable times

It's no secret that we live in an increasingly disposable world. Where once we would spend hours o...

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Uncovering the intersection of art and technology - Nov 14, 2017
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12.09.14
Your old laptop's battery will light homes in developing countries
12.09.14

Your old laptop's battery will light homes in developing countries

Don't be too quick to toss out the battery from that ancient laptop -- it might just be the key to...

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10.25.14
Who'd have thought the Power Mac G5 made a good bench?
10.25.14

Who'd have thought the Power Mac G5 made a good bench?

Like it or loathe it, you have to admit that the design of the Power Mac G5 was a very clever way...

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12.16.13
US creates the most e-waste, cellphones top the heap
12.16.13

US creates the most e-waste, cellphones top the heap

We've known for years about the growing volume of electronic waste, but a new UN study suggests th...

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