visualized by: KickStart Search
Americans seem to have done much as far as recycling is concerned. This graphic presents the amount of trash produced, the percentage of waste recycled, and the impact of recycling in America since the 1960′s.
visualized by: CompuCycle
Electronics have particularly short lifespan due to the rapid technological evolution that brings us even more, even better, even smarter devices. What is really worrying is the fact that hardly 18% of discarded e-waste ends up in proper recycling plants. Read some interesting stats about the environmental burden caused from careless electronic waste disposal and the value of recycling.
visualized by: Love2Recycle
Don’t carelessly throw your smartphone away! After conventional mobile phone recycling the time has come to talk about smartphone waste management as their short lifecycle has already resulted in big digi-piles in dumps. Just see the volume of the lost resources and environmental impact.