E-waste on the Rise
Did you know that the world produced nearly 54 million tons of electrical and electronic products in last year only? Sadly, with a relatively short lifecycle only a small amount of it was reused, refurbished, or recycled. This causes a big and growing problem as electronic waste exposing people and the environment to toxic materials. Ghergich Connect and CustomMade teamed up to created this infographic on Tackling the E-Waste Problem. Before you dump your smartphone in favor of the newest model, read on for more facts and figures about e-waste and how to properly dispose of your electronics.