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Reduce, Reuse, Reboot: Why Electronic Recycling Must Up its Game

Tech powers many things, including cognitive dissonance. A few years ago I was travelling through Agbogbloshie, the commercial district in Accra, known as a graveyard for electronic waste, a hotspot for digital dumping. I tutted and shook my…
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Google Announces Plans for 'Zero Waste' Data Centres

Google announced Thursday it is diverting 86% of waste from its 14 data centers away from landfills to more sustainable pathways. Six of the data centers have already become "zero waste" operations. In addition to reduction strategies…
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New Facility in Wright City USA

Recently our sister company in the US, EPC Inc, opened a brand new state-of-the-art recycling centre in Wright City, Missouri.  The new $5m, 104,000ft2 facility replaces the existing operation in Earth City, fitting current requirements…
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WEEE Collections Dip in First Quarter of 2017

Collections of waste electrical and electronic equipment from civic amenity sites and other sources fell in the first quarter of 2017 in comparison to the same period last year and in 2015. This comes in the face of higher collection…
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Why WEEE Recycle?

Why should your company WEEE recycle?  Check out our latest infographic...