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What is e-waste?

What is e-waste?

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Uploaded 22 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2006
From collection: Vital Waste Graphics 2
Author: Claudia Heberlein
Description:
A growing share of municipal waste contains electronic or electric products. E-waste is one of the fastest growing waste streams and makes up approximately 4 per cent of municipal waste in the European Union. In the US, between 14 and 20 million PC’s become obsolete every year. The picture is similar all over the world and e-waste is increasing steadily.
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