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E-Waste

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Staples agrees to progressive e-waste standards

The retail giant inks a deal with e-Stewards, an environment initiative that, among other things, prohibits the export of electronic waste to developing countries.

By April 22, 2013

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E-waste recycled to make geeky decor

A Chilean artist finds a creative way to breathe new life into old tech while making a statement about e-waste. Find out more about the one-of-a-kind N+ew chairs here.

By January 30, 2012

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'Demanufacturing' e-waste for profit (photos)

A small recycling company focuses on responsible electronics disposal by dismantling everything and pulling out high-value materials, including precious metals, in all manner of electronics.

11 Images By May 13, 2011

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E-waste recycler goes high-tech to boost volume

An electronics waste recycling center in Ontario, Canada, invests in an automated system to handle a single stream of e-waste in anticipation of higher volume from the province's e-waste mandate.

By February 10, 2011

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E-waste outfit automates to ramp up (photos)

An electronics waste center in Ontario, Canada, uses a high level of automation to handle an expected higher rate of volume.

5 Images By February 10, 2011

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Earth Day: Recycle/resell gadgets

When Earth Day is celebrated on April 22, it's a good time of year to think about recycling or trading in some of your older gadgets. From wearable devices to old cellphones to outdated cords, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best resources to reduce your electronic waste in this Tech Minute.

By April 17, 2015

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Spring cleaning: Organize your cable drawer

It's time to make peace with the fact that you probably don't need 800 Micro-USB cables.

By April 10, 2015

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Car Tech 101: Recovering your car's lost heat

Brian Cooley explains how carmakers are experimenting with ways to convert your car's heat waste into energy.

By March 9, 2015

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Shower of the Future washes you with water from your past

A new smart shower now available for preorder promises to save you tons of money and let you shower for as long as you want without worrying about waste.

By February 11, 2015

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How to recycle your electronics and gadgets

From TVs to computers, it's important to recycle electronics rather than tossing them in the trash. Here's a handy list of where and how you can get rid of unwanted gadgets.

By December 2, 2014