E-waste

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What is E-waste?

  1. Electronic waste, e-waste, e-scrap, or Electronic-disposal, waste electrical and electronic equipment describes discarded electrical or electronic devices

Problems

The problems so E-waste are that it contains toxic materials such as lead, mercury, cadmium and brominated flame retardants. These materials are considered bio-accumulative, which means they concentrate in fatty tissues where they can have severe, negative impacts on fetal development and on nursing infants. It has been estimated that consumer electronics may be responsible for up to 40% of the lead found in landfills.

Solutions!!

Some parts some E-waste is recyclable. Stop dumping it on other and harming them and our environment!

Here is some pictures of E-waste

Websites

WWW.mnn.com-solutions

Google web definitions-what is e-waste

Google images -pictures

http://www.totalreclaim.com/e-waste_problem.html -problems