These are computer technical forums for helping people with the computer problems, and not Green issue or Environment problem forums, and I don't see this is the right vehicle for such discussions.
There are plenty of web sites that dedicate to these issues and perhaps that's the best place for this type of discussion.
Since last year china regulate the base material for all type electron. Should we consider recycle and other relate topic between technology and environment?
I believe if progressive forward. It might even brings new kind business or some "crazy" idea of invention.