Electronic Devices Outnumber Humans & Trigger a Surge in E-Waste

, Electronic Devices Outnumber Humans & Trigger a Surge in E-Waste, The Circular Economy, The Circular Economy

The widespread innovations in modern digital technology have a devastating downside to it: the accumulation of over 50 million tonnes of electronics waste (e-waste) globally every year. And that’s greater in weight than all of the world’s commercial airliners ever made, or enough Eiffel Towers to fill the borough of Manhattan in New York city, warns a new report released at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos,

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