There are laws, existing and pending, in thirty-five US states that govern the disposition of e-waste. In nineteen US states, it’s illegal to dump e-waste in landfills. Some US municipalities have passed e-waste laws, and the list is growing for support of Producer Responsibility.
These laws affect you, how you dispose of e-waste, and its effects on you. Keep updated on e-waste laws in the US where you live and what they mean for you, your family, and the future.
If your state doesn’t have e-waste laws, write to your state government and demand better protection for the environment, your health, and developing countries. Learn how you can make a big difference with a little effort.