November 2, 2015
Violence is common when it comes to conflict minerals, the very same minerals powering your mobile and home electronics and millions of others around the world.
October 8, 2015
So, what’s with wearables? What does their growing popularity mean for urban mining and e-waste recycling?
December 2, 2014
Metals from building and construction sites are excellent candidates for reuse and can have significant advantages over traditional sources.
November 11, 2014
Every cell phone contains trace amounts of gold, which means a global battle for gold reclamation is already underway.
November 5, 2014
E-waste is the fastest-growing waste stream across the globe, and tablets are quickly becoming a major culprit.
October 9, 2014
Most of us discard electronics items within three years of purchase, and that timespan is only getting smaller.
September 26, 2014
An investigation into the toxic trail of illegal e-waste that is ushered from the first to the third world.
July 24, 2014
Nearly a quarter of e-waste that developed countries discard floods into seven developing countries.