Electronic recycling has become a big issue in the US. Every year millions of computers and other electronics are disposed of in our landfills. Computer disposal and computer recycling is a recent phenomenon in the world. We have electronic waste that we did not have to deal with just years ago.
Learning how to deal with e-waste is something that should be a top priority as many electronics contain materials that do not decompose and offer risk to the environment if not disposed of properly. Some estimates say their is 50 million tons of electronics disposed of on an annual basis.
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