Doctors treat more than 1000 children for lead poisoning in African village

The Nigerian village that suffered one of the world’s worst recorded incidents of lead poisoning is now habitable and doctors can start treating more than 1,000 contaminated children, a doctor and a scientist from two international agencies said Friday. For some, it already is too late to reverse serious neurological damage, said Dr. Michelle Chouinard, […]

Self-Destructing Electronics Are on a Horizon

Anyone who has a collection of aged cellphones sitting around in a drawer somewhere can conclude a guarantee of new record that could make wiring self-destruct once they spin obsolete. To assistance spin that thought into a reality, researchers during a University of Illinois during Urbana-Champaign are conceptualizing chips printed on silk that can disintegrate […]

New anathema prohibits residents from throwing out electronics

Looking out during a stockyard in front of his warehouse, Scott Dassler ticked by a list of how roughly all in front of him could be recycled, from a energy lines to a steel siding to a timber blockade posts, if someone put onward a bid to fragment them. “There unequivocally is no need for […]

SBIO Semi-finalist 2013 Interview: Isidore Electronics Recycling – Triple Pundit

By Candice D McLeod Each week heading adult to the Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO) finals on Jun 5th, where a runner-up will be motionless around live online open vote, we will underline dual articles on an SBIO semi-finalists. Meet semi-finalist Isidore Electronics Recycling. Isidore Electronics Recycling is a amicable craving that is positioning itself as a triple […]

Electronics recycling adult 50 percent in Illinois

Comments (…) ROCKFORD – The state environmental group pronounced wiring manufacturers have recycled 50 percent some-more electronic rubbish given Illinois done it bootleg to dispose of a element in landfills. The Rockford Register Star reported that a Illinois Environmental Protection Agency is scheming a news for lawmakers with that conclusion. The paper pronounced a agency’s […]

Recyling aged wiring keeps metals out of metro celebration water

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — FOX 4 and a partners are perplexing to keep aged wiring out of landfills. The hire assimilated a Kansas City Chiefs and Vintage Tech Recyclers for an eventuality during Arrowhead Stadium on Saturday. People brought all from aged cameras to aged console televisions to be recycled. “We recycle a plastics, a […]

Bucks wish to collect 50 tons of wiring during recycling event

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Hundreds of people stopped by a BMO Harris Bradley Center Saturday morning, Apr 6th.  It wasn’t for an early Bucks game, though an eventuality to recycle aged electronics. “I wanted to get absolved of my aged computers and aged TV sets that don’t work anymore,” Dennis Case said. The eventuality is partial […]

New Law Requires Old Electronics To Be Recycled

DENVER (CBS4)- In only a integrate of months aged televisions and mechanism monitors will no longer be authorised in dumpsters and landfills. A new law that goes into outcome in Jul will need that all aged wiring be recycled. Those who place those equipment on a quell for rabble pickup will instead find a immature […]

Drowning in old-fashioned electronics? U-M, AAPS to horde annual e-waste recycling …

There is no cost to attend and no extent to a volume of electronic apparatus people can move to recycle. Workers during a events will unpack a apparatus from people’s cars. The recycling eventuality open to a ubiquitous open will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Apr 27 during Pioneer High School at 601 […]

Grant to foster wiring recycling in Illinois

<!– –> Tweet – A A A + <!– –> CHICAGO (AP) – Forty-nine counties in Illinois will get $2,000 any in extend income from a state to foster open recognition of wiring recycling programs. Gov. Pat Quinn announced a awards Saturday and pronounced it was his approach of celebrating Earth Month. Quinn says a appropriation […]