Can you adopt the KonMari method to clearing out the clutter in your home without contributing to the e-waste crisis? If you follow the simple steps below, you can! Keep reading to learn how to responsibly dispose of e-waste and other items that no longer spark joy.
Maintaining data security is a concern shared by many who are looking to dispose of ewaste safely. With so many advertising these services, it can be challenging for consumers to sift through them all and identify those that are both safe for the environment AND safe for your data. When considering each method and provider, there are a few key factors to consider.
Efforts in recycling and reusing electronic waste, or e-waste, has improved greatly over the last decade or so, but there is still much more to be done.
The end of the year is coming up soon and that often means cleaning out junk, some of which is e-waste.
If you’re a homeowner or renter, you might think you never have to deal with e-waste. Think again! The definition of e-waste goes far beyond batteries, TVs and monitors
[Editors note: This post was originally published in January 2018 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]
Electronic waste, or E-waste, is a major problem for the waste disposal industry. Because of the vast quantity of e-waste items and the toxic materials in them, recycling is the best solution.
[Editors note: This post was originally published in March 2017 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]
The U.S. is awash in old electronics and old mobile phones are among the top items in this growing pile of electronic waste. But there are noble alternatives to simply tossing them in the trash!
[Editors note: This post was originally published in March 2014 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]
The holidays are a great time for electronics retailers but not so great for our bank accounts. And our landfills.
[Editors note: This post was originally published in May 2017 and has been revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.]
If you are going to be doing some spring cleaning this year it's likely you'll be getting rid of old electronics. And e-waste disposal is a special challenge.
At some point we all find ourselves with e-waste, or electronic waste, and we have to get rid of it properly. Doing it the right way is not optional.