The challenge of electronic waste (e-waste) management in developing countries.

  title={The challenge of electronic waste (e-waste) management in developing countries.},
  author={O. Osibanjo and Innocent Chidi Nnorom},
  journal={Waste management & research : the journal of the International Solid Wastes and Public Cleansing Association, ISWA},
  volume={25 6},
Information and telecommunications technology (ICT) and computer Internet networking has penetrated nearly every aspect of modern life, and is positively affecting human life even in the most remote areas of the developing countries. The rapid growth in ICT has led to an improvement in the capacity of computers but simultaneously to a decrease in the products lifetime as a result of which increasingly large quantities of waste electrical and electronic equipment (e-waste) are generated annually… CONTINUE READING

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