E-waste

If Solar Panels Are So Clean, Why Do They Produce So Much Toxic Waste?

The last few years have seen growing concern over what happens to solar panels at the end of their life. Consider the following statements:<p><b>The problem of solar panel disposal “will explode with full force in two or three decades and wreck the environment” because it “is a huge amount of waste and</b> …

Solar Power

The Significance of E-Waste Management In the backdrop of Current IT Boom

Action has to be taken before the problem of e-waste becomes an epidemic<p>5 min read<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Today, as an emerging IT/ Digital Superpower, India is at the centre of several innovations, discoveries and fast paced developments. …

Electronic Waste

Memorial Day 2018 In Arlington: What's Open, What's Closed

Memorial Day is this weekend. Here's what's going to be open and what will be closed for the long weekend in our area.<p>Memorial Day<p>Monday, May 28, 2018<p>…

Electronic Waste

West Haven Bulk Trash Pickup Week, E-Waste Drop-Off Day In June

City officials remind residents that the two services are not the same. Read details on the upcoming schedule here.<p>WEST HAVEN, CT — The next bulk …

Electronic Waste

Singapore

As our world becomes more and more environmentally conscious, the topic of how to leave a smaller footprint everywhere we go is a popular one. And 3D …

Electronic Waste

Livermore Businesswoman Recognized As eBay Top Seller

Angie and Joe Nelson, founded eWaste Direct, Inc. on Earth Day in 2008.<p><b>From eWaste:</b> Livermore businesswoman Angie Nelson, Co-Owner of eWasteDirect, …

Electronic Waste

Car Clock of the Week: Chrysler 300M Denso Analog

Most of the clocks featured in the Car Clock of the Week series come from the 1960-1990 period, partly because old clocks are cool and partly because …

Electronic Waste

Chinese-Australian scientist awarded prestigious Australian Fellowship for "ground-breaking" AI work

Chinese-Australian scientist awarded prestigious Australian Fellowship for "ground-breaking" AI work<p>Source: Xinhua 2018-05-22 14:06:41<p>CANBERRA, May …

News (China)

How the Galaxy Upcycling Program Was Named ‘Project of the Year’

Samsung’s Galaxy Upcycling program recently earned ‘Project of the Year’ honors at the Environmental Leader 2018 Product and Project Awards, which …

Electronic Waste

IFP Announces 20 Feature Films Selected for 2018 Filmmaker Labs

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP), Filmmaker‘s publisher, announced today the 20 feature films selected for the IFP Filmmaker Labs, IFP’s …

Filmmaking

Chinese recyclers struggle shifting to eco-friendly businesses since ban on foreign waste

○ <i>China is at war with overseas waste following the ban on imported garbage in a drive to purify the environment</i><p>○ <i>The campaign against waste smuggling</i> …

News (China)

Cisco Employees are Earth Aware, Making a Positive Impact on the Planet

We may not always remember to “stop and smell the roses,” but slowing down and appreciating the natural beauty all around us can serve as a reminder of lucky we are to call planet Earth our home. Last month, employees around the world came together to do just that; celebrating Earth Day throughout …

Sustainability

Alice Rawsthorn’s cultural highlights

The design critic on Maggie Nelson’s beguiling writing, a truly creepy sculpture and a northern soul classic<p><b>Born in Manchester, Alice Rawsthorn has been described as “the best design critic in the entire world”. She studied art history at the University of Cambridge before beginning her career as a</b> …

Culture

GCSE Geography - Rapid economic development case study: India - AQA - Revision 6

Improving quality of life<p>Quality of life refers to the wellbeing of individuals or groups of people. Instead of measuring the amount of money that people have, it refers to where people live and whether they are healthy and happy. The quality of life for some Indian people has improved dramatically …

Geography

America's allies part of Critical Materials Initiative

More than his recent predecessors, President Trump has consistently focused on the front of the manufacturing supply chain: mining and metals. The reliable supply of critical minerals and metals are essential to manufacturing capability -- no nation wants to find itself in a supply crisis for …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

May 2018 CEP Preview

BACK TO BASICS<p>The Essentials of Continuous Evaporation<p>Evaporation is a standard thermally driven unit operation. Learn three methods to improve …

Chemical Engineering

The Internet of Trash: IoT Has a Looming E-Waste Problem

A lack of forethought will leave us with a mountain of obsolete devices and no way to dispose of them Illustration: Jude Buffum Illustration: Jude …

Internet of Things

Everyday Heroes: Connecting a City

<i>Millions of people from all around the world connect on eBay. Each time that happens, something positive happens in the world. These are the stories</i> …

Electronic Waste

Bring your documents: Shredding and e-waste event is Saturday in Santa Ana

Still have some spring cleaning to do?<p>You can shed unwanted paperwork and electronic waste Saturday, May 19 in Santa Ana. All goods that can be …

Electronic Waste

Artist upcycles discarded cassette tapes into eco-friendly MusicCloth®

When Singaporean artist and founder of Rehyphen® Jessica Chuan Yi Xin stumbled upon a stash of forgotten cassette tapes in her room, she brainstormed …

Green Design

Almost everything you know about e-waste is wrong

Many of us think we know what electronic waste is because we wonder what to do with devices we no longer want or need.<p>It’s the old cellphone and its …

Electronic Waste

Delmont residents now able to schedule pickups for e-waste, household hazardous waste

Delmont residents now have the ability to dispose of household hazardous waste and e-waste through direct pickups by Republic Services, according to …

Electronic Waste

Quest Resource Holding's (QRHC) CEO Ray Hatch on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Quest Resource Holding Corp. (NASDAQ:QRHC) Q1 2018 Earnings Conference Call May 15, 2018 5:00 PM ET<p><b>Executives</b><p>Dave Mossberg - Founder & CEO, Three …

E-waste

Child-trafficking networks of illegal adoption in China

Analysis<p>Zhen Wang ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0002-7902-4093,<br>• Liyuan Wei,<br>• Sha Peng,<br>• Liangchun Deng &<br>• Beibei Niu<p><i>Nature Sustainability</i> …

Google Scholar

Get Rid of Broken Electronics The Earth-Friendlier Way | Peril & Promise | PBS

By Jen Fuller<p><i>Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire.</i><p>It begins slowly: a forgotten cable here, an old …

Sustainability

How to make geography more exciting: practical ideas to bring the subject to life (sponsored article)

Geography is a diverse subject. As geography teachers, we know how powerful it is and the doors it opens for our students in terms of the diverse …

Teaching

Everyday Heroes

Shrinking ewaste, creating opportunity Connecting a City<p>human-I-T | Gabe Middleton<p>High school student Valeria Calderon dreams of being an attorney. …

Bob Marley

The Great Indian Waste Problem

Snapshot<p>Waste management is an enormous problem in the country. From segregation to collection and disposal, there are serious inefficiencies across …

Sustainability

Crednology Holding Corp. Announces Closing date for Acquisition | Seeking Alpha

<i>Acquisition will Increase Our Cloud Computing Revenue and EBITDA</i><p>Northridge, CA, May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Crednology Holding Corp. (COHO) (OTC …

Investing

Samsung Unveils See-Through Solar-Powered TV

<i>Photo credit: Patrick H~/Creative Commons</i><i><br>This guest post was written by Beth Buczynski, a writer for Care2 Causes.</i><p>Compare a television from 10 years …

Televisions