Exploring e-waste management systems in the United States

@inproceedings{Kahhat2008ExploringEM,
  title={Exploring e-waste management systems in the United States},
  author={Ramzy Kahhat},
  year={2008}
}
Quantities of end-of-life electronics (or e-waste) around the world keep growing. More than 1.36Â million metric tons of e-waste were discarded, mainly in landfills, in the U.S. in 2005, and e-waste is projected to grow in the next few years. This paper explores issues relating to planning future e-waste regulation and management systems in the U.S. It begins by reviewing the existing U.S. recycling systems in the U.S. to establish the importance of developing public responses. Other countries… CONTINUE READING

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