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Latest news stories from E-Scrap News: Certification scorecard

Certification scorecard

October 19, 2016

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Helpful resources for researching legal requirements

Provision 3 requires R2 certified companies to identify legal requirements that apply to their specific scope of operation.  Listed below are resources that may be helpful when researching legal requirements:

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SERI – Sustainable Electronics Recycling International

Is TPP Good for Plastics Recycling Industry?

Would the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal boost the plastics recycling industry? It depends who you ask.
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Faulty Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones Present E-Waste Recycling Issue, Opportunity

Faulty Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Phones Present E-Waste Recycling Issue, Opportunity

Millions of discontinued, damaged and recalled phones are being placed in recycling bins, creating both an e-waste recycling issue and opportunity.

 

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Latest news stories from Resource Recycling: Exports lag 2015 numbers for most materials

Exports lag 2015 numbers for most materials

By Dan Leif, Resource Recycling

September 6, 2016

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Will This Amazon-CIA Mapping Project Revolutionize Waste Management?

It sounds like space-age technology and in many ways it is: satellite mapping that could track waste from space. Amazon, satellite operator DigitalGlobe, the CIA’s venture arm In-Q-Tel and computer chip maker Nvidia and Amazon have teamed up on a satellite imagery and data project called SpaceNet. The project’s data set will eventually include photos […] Environmental Leader

Latest news stories from Resource Recycling: A look at recycling’s role in fight against climate change

A look at recycling's role in fight against climate change 

By Jared Paben, Resource Recycling

August 16, 2016

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Latest news stories from Resource Recycling: Meet the Speakers: Keefe Harrison on the resiliency of recycling

Meet the Speakers: Keefe Harrison on the resiliency of recycling

August 11, 2016

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News In Focus: e-scrap processors: Wide world of e-scrap

Wide world of e-scrap

August 10, 2016

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Environmental Consulting Market Sees Global Slump

The global environmental consulting market has slowed, according to Environment Analyst’s latest annual Market Trends Survey, completed by hundreds of environmental consultants and managers around the world who saw an average revenue growth of 3.1 percent within their environmental consulting businesses in 2015. This is down slightly from the previous year’s survey, which saw revenue […] Environmental Leader