By Carol Baroudi, published on (re)blog, the blog of e-Stewards Recycler Redemtech. Effective March 1, 2012, certification to become an e-Stewards recycler will automatically qualify a recycler as R2 as well. Why did the e-Stewards Initiative do this? Read on.
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Award-winning German photojournalist Kai Löffelbein records the e-waste export crisis in a series of photos called “Kids of Sodom — E-Waste in Ghana.” The image to the left won the Unicef Photo of the Year Award for 2011.
A report from StateImpact Texas follows the trail of e-waste from recyclers in Texas to their final destination: Growing dumping grounds in China, India and West Africa.