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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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When are more expensive cables worth it?

HDMI, USB, speaker, and other cables come in a wide variety of prices. Is it ever worth it to spend more? Actually, sometimes yes.

By June 20, 2015

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Search bookmarks and history super quick in Google Chrome

Time is precious. Don't waste it with inefficiency. Learn the fastest way to find pretty much anything within your Google-powered web browser.

By July 1, 2015

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This smart garbage can manages your shopping list

It knows what you throw away. It knows what you need on your shopping list. The GeniCan smart garbage can applies digital brains to your waste habits.

By May 15, 2015

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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