e-waste volume News

  • Global E-Waste volume hits new peak in 2014

    In 2014, people worldwide discarded all but a small fraction of an estimated 41.8 million metric tonnes (Mt) of electrical and electronic products according to a new United Nations University report. And the volume of e-waste is expected to rise by 21% to 50 million Mt in 2018. According to the report, just two countries — the US and China — discarded nearly one-third of the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Responsible recycling of e-waste

    Eco Recycling Ltd (Ecoreco) and The Economic Times, presented a discussion on Responsible Recycling of E-waste on March 17, 2009 at MIG Club, Mumbai. The key panelists included: Mr. Sanjay Khandare, IAS, Member Secretary, Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, Mr. B K Soni, Chairman, Eco Recycling Ltd, Mr. Atul Nishar, Founder and Executive Chairman, Hexaware Technologies Limited, Mr. Kunal Pande, ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Global e-waste crisis is worsening

    The consumer electronics revolution of recent years, for all its benefits, has also yielded an environmental blight in the form of e-waste - obsolete electronics equipment whose toxic materials and sheer volume are placing a strain upon solid waste management systems worldwide. According to a new report from Pike Research, the e-waste crisis will worsen over the next several years until 2015, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • E-waste - global social responsibility

    Waste of all sort put together is a major cause of Global Warming and electronic waste (e-waste) is one of the biggest contributor. It is because of electronic revolution the Globe has become a Village. Therefore, we must look at the problem of e-waste in that perception. Political boundaries of respective countries should not be the only criteria of dealing with such grave problem. I am not ...


    By Eco Recycling Ltd

  • Economic incentives for bringing e-waste into the circular economy

    An economic analysis of 14 common categories of waste electric and electronic equipment (WEEE) has highlighted the economic value of bringing ewaste streams into the circular economy. The overall worth is calculated as €2.15 billion to European markets, with a potential rise to €3.67 billion as volumes increase. WEEE represents the widest source of waste in the world. Every year, ...

  • Frost & Sullivan: E-waste Market Returns to Growth

    E-waste represents one of the fastest-growing sectors by volume within the global waste industry. Due to this fact and to impending legislative targets the Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) recycling market looks very promising during the next few years with plenty of opportunities for its participants across the value chain. According to a new analysis by Frost & Sullivan ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • New rules on e-waste to boost resource efficiency

    New rules on the collection and treatment of e-waste in the European Union enter into force today. E-waste (i.e. waste electrical and electronic equipment, or WEEE) is one the fastest growing waste streams, and it offers substantial opportunities in terms of making secondary raw materials available on the market. The new ...

  • Extended Producer Responsibility and the e-waste problem

    The practice of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is picking up steam, most notably in the information technology industry. A growing number of companies are taking on greater levels of responsibility for the environmental impacts of their products - from point of manufacturing through to end of the life recycling. E-waste recycling is taking off, but obstacles remain to its widespread ...

  • E-waste sector facing worsened market conditions

    This year, the international electrical and electronic goods recycling sector comes to the “International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC 2015” in Salzburg suffering under the impact of adverse market conditions. For many years now, the IERC has ranked among the most prestigious industry meeting places for recycling experts worldwide, but seldom were market conditions as difficult ...

  • IERC shows innovative strength of e-waste recyclers

    Although the recycling of electrical and electronic waste presents a number of major challenges, the innovative efforts of the recycling industry are just as great. The International Electronics Recycling Congress IERC once again demonstrated this fact in Salzburg from 21 to 23 January. A total of 63 exhibitors were present at the three-day industry meeting and around 500 recycling experts came ...

  • ResearchMoz.us Add E-waste Management Market

    ResearchMoz.us include new market research report" E-waste Management Market to 2020 - Expansion of Domestic Electronics Sector to Drive Asia Pacific Growth Despite Ban on Illegal Exports from Developed Countries" to its huge collection of research reports. ...


  • Extended producer responsibility and the e-waste problem

    The practice of Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is picking up steam, most notably in the information technology industry. A growing number of companies are taking on greater levels of responsibility for the environmental impacts of their products - from point of manufacturing through to end of the life recycling. E-waste recycling is taking off, but obstacles remain to its widespread ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • E-Waste Management Market To 2020 - Emerging Economies Poised To Capitalize On E-Waste Recovery And Recycling Market

    GBI Research’s new report, “E-Waste Management Market to 2020 - Emerging Economies Poised to Capitalize on the E-waste Recovery and Recycling Market” provides an in-depth analysis on ...


    By Business Research Industry

  • Shredder Cuts Scrap Size, Volume

    A new Titan 20 Shredder from Munson Machinery reduces the volume of scrap plastics, resins, fibrous products, fiberglass, wood products, paper/cardboard, gypsum wallboard, aluminum, glass, and other industrial, medical and manufacturing waste products by up to 80 percent. The shredder features dual rotors with extended ...

  • Filtronics Daily Backwash Volume Calculation

    The formula to calculate (and compare) daily backwash volume is: (((Design Flow / Filtration Rate) * Backwash Duration * Backwash Rate) + (Rinse To Waste Time * Design Flow)) * Number of Backwashes Per Day The Filtronics system does backwash more frequently than a comparable greensand plant BUT our backwash duration is significantly shorter producing far less waste water, even when taking the ...


  • e-Green Management announces opening of its largest e-waste recycling and reclamation center on Long Island, New York

    Fred J. Dufek, President/CEO and Managing Director of e-Green Management, LLC, announced today the successful opening of its largest Recycling and Reclamation Center in Long Island, New York. Mr. Dufek sought the expertise of Mr. Bob Gilmore, Director of Business Development for Vecoplan, LLC, who stated “ e-Green’s… people are among the most environmentally conscientious of any company that ...


    By e-Green Management, LLC

  • E-Waste crisis being mitigated by electronics recycling and reuse

    As the adoption of consumer electronics, mobile phones, and computer equipment continues to increase around the world, the business and environmental challenges associated with electronic device disposition at end-of-life (EOL) grow greater and greater. According to a new report from Pike Research, as devices become obsolete and are replaced, the ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Rich and poor nations should link up to recycle e-waste

    A global system can tackle e-waste until developing countries can do so themselves, say Ruediger Kuehr and Feng Wang. Since the 1990s, electrical and electronic equipment have revolutionised people’s lives. And with ever-increasing technological ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • E-Waste Management Market to Reach $20 Billion in 2016

    MarketResearch.com has announced the addition of the new report "Global E-Waste Management Market (2011 - 2016)," to their collection of Computer Equipment market reports. For more information, visit http://www.marketresearch.com/MarketsandMarkets-v3719/Global-Waste-Management-6510298/ Rapid advancement ...


    By Marketwire

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