E-Waste "Recycling"

E-Waste Recycling – The Human Cost

Today's electronic devices, computers, laptops, mobile devices, and others, are often obsolete in a matter of months or years. The most affluent nations in...
Trash Loaded for Power Generation, A Dwindling "Resource"?

Oslo Imports Trash for Power Generation, But There’s Not Enough Trash to Go Around

The city of Oslo, Norway, burns its trash in specialize plants for power generation and heating, but there are more trash-burning plants than there...

Hong Kong Government Set to Levy Glass Bottles to Help Recycling

The Hong Kong government is planning to put a HK$1 levy on each bottle to help defray the cost of local recycling. According to...

Shower of the Future, Saves Water and Electricity

The Shower of the Future is a smart technology, which lets you spend as much time as you need under running water, yet limits...

Electric Three Wheeler Spira4u Boasts 70 Mile Range

Spira4u is the first of its kind super economical three-wheeler, which is a mix between a car and a scooter. It comes in two...

How Recycled Art Can Raise Awareness of Alcoholism

Millions of tons of materials are used each year to create the cans, bottles, and bottle caps used by the alcohol industry. Traditionally, the...

Recycling Lithium and Cobalt from Batteries Now More Efficient

The International Journal of Energy Technology and Policy has published a research that introduces a new method of extracting lithium and cobalt from the...

Disposable Coffee Cups- Antisocial Trend, Bad for the Environment

Disposable coffee cups are nothing but a fashion trend, which unfortunately has a huge impact on our environment. A recent article by Lloyd Alter on...

How to Get Rid of (Recycle) Electric Car Batteries

Electric cars are sometimes criticized for being less eco-friendly than they seem. The vehicles won't last forever, and one day will need to be...

Most “Recycled” E-Waste Gets Dumped in African Landfills

Ok guys, the new iPhone is out, so as the new Samsung with a flexible display. I am sure many of you have already...