Nearly 9.5m Computers Wasted in the UK

Research has found that more than a fifth of Brits have disposed of at least one working computer in the last five years in favour of a newer model. This means that more than 13.87m computers have been binned in … Read More

How Does Brexit Affect British Recycling Targets?

We have known for a while now that Britain is leaving the EU. As we edge closer to Brexit, many have looked at how this will affect immigration, the economy, and various other issues. Yet, not many have looked at … Read More

How Does eWaste Affect the Environment Around Us?

We’ve written extensively in the past few months about how the issue of eWaste is becoming getting worse by the day. But how does eWaste actually affect us? Environmental Toxicity When people throw electronic items away through landfills they often … Read More

£7Bn of Gold Discarded Every Year in Global eWaste

Mixed amongst the 42 million tonnes of eWaste discarded every year is, reportedly, gold worth more than £7bn. With less than 16 percent of global eWaste being diverted from landfills to recycling centres, recyclable materials worth more than £34bn are … Read More