January 5, 2015
When disposing of an electronic device, it is imperative that absolute care is taken to ensure toxins within are handled properly.
August 5, 2014
Doing that would keep 123 million tons of greenhouse gas emissions from entering the atmosphere each year.
June 12, 2014
Mativo and Mumo collect electronic waste like old computers, mobile phones and fridges, and turn them into pieces of art – like earrings, necklaces and shoes.
April 30, 2014
As they are integral parts of products with skyrocketing demand, rare earth metals face soaring demand, too.
October 11, 2013
A Togolese man has constructed a fully functional 3D printer from scratch using e-waste.
October 1, 2013
Phonebloks is a customizable Lego-like approach to phone design in which each individual piece, or "blok," is an isolated component that can be replaced.
Recycling Concrete from Buildings That are No Longer Needed Requires Long-Term Thinking at the Building's Inception
September 26, 2013
Concrete buildings, when demolished, can serve as an excellent source of new building materials.
July 11, 2013
The U.S. currently imports all of its rare earths from China, France, Japan and Austria.