IT Manufacturer Seeks to Move to Low-Carbon Circular Economy & Grow Revenues 2019-06-21 12:20:13 HP Sustainability Report Highlights Increased Use of Recycled Materials Computing and IT giant, HP, has released its 2018 Sustainable Impact Report outlining its commitment to people, the planet and driving a low-carbon circular economy. read more ... We Can Manage Our Electronic Waste Better. Here’s How 2019-06-17 11:24:57 COMMENT: “Right to Repair” Legislation Critical to E-Waste Reduction Paul Perry is a writer for Adepem, an appliance parts supplier, explains that when it comes to waste management, we’ve got a long way to go with our electronics and “right to repair” legislation is vital. read more ... Thousands of Tonnes of Hazardous Waste Illegally Landfilled 2019-04-25 12:23:48 Three-Year Jail Term for E-Waste Criminal in Illinois In Illinois, a recycling executive has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for illegally landfilling potentially hazardous electronic waste as part of a scheme to re-sell the materials and avoid paying income taxes. read more ... IPEN & BAN Report Finds Some of the Most Hazardous Substances on Earth in Ghana's Food Chain 2019-04-24 16:17:55 European E-Waste Causing Catastrophic Levels of Toxins in African Free Range Eggs The dire human consequences of food chain contamination from highly toxic plastics in waste in Ghana, which includes toxic e-waste shipped from Europe, have been exposed by new research from IPEN and Basel Action Network. read more ... EPBA Raises Awareness on Portable Battery Collection 2019-04-23 14:32:57 Battery Association Goes to Strasbourg to Boost Battery Recycling Rates The EPBA has organised a campaign in the European Parliament in Strasbourg to raise awareness about portable battery collection and recycling. read more ... Five Point Plan to Keep E-Waste out of Landfill 2019-02-20 15:26:25 London Event Sees Report on Critical Raw Material Recycling Delegates from across Europe came together in London today to celebrate the success of the EU Life-funded Critical Raw Material Closed Loop Recovery project and launch the project’s Layman’s Report. read more ... WEEE Forum Calls on Next Commission to Act 2019-02-19 13:09:30 Legally Binding Quality Standards for E-Waste Recycling Called For in EU WEEE Forum has urged the next EU Commission to deliver legally binding quality standards for the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment. read more ...
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