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Hacker musician turns e-waste into an awesome instrument ...

Hacker musician turns e-waste into an awesome instrument ... | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
The Illinois musician hacked together what he calls the Hard Rock Guitar out of e-waste: six obsolete hard drives, and an old keyboard number pad, powered by an Arduino board. At Jackson's command, it emits a range of ...
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What Chemicals are in E-Waste? -

What Chemicals are in E-Waste? - | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
This is a great link from the “Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition” It discusses what we already know at www.sitr.com , but you may not?
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The Big Picture: Beijing's urban e-waste economy - Engadget

The Big Picture: Beijing's urban e-waste economy - Engadget | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
The village has become a hub for immigrant workers that make a living plundering the e-waste for scrap materials or repairable items. Despite the tough living conditions and low income they receive, residents are concerned ...
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The world's largest e-waste dumping ground

The world's largest e-waste dumping ground | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
Traders from across the world reportedly send containers of 'Development Aid' or 'Second-Hand Products' to Ghana's Tema Harbour, the contents of which end up dumped 20 miles east in Agbogbloshie.
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Tetronics, BlueOak Reclaim Precious Metals from E-Waste ...

Tetronics, BlueOak Reclaim Precious Metals from E-Waste ... | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
BlueOak Resources has selected Tetronics' technology for its national project to sustainably recover precious metals from e-waste, one of the world's fastest growing waste streams. The first recovery plant will be installed in ...
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The Geography of the Global Electronic Waste ('e-Waste') Burden ...

The Geography of the Global Electronic Waste ('e-Waste') Burden ... | Environmental Security | Scoop.it
As local and national governments struggle to deal with ever-growing piles of electronic waste (or “e-waste”), scientists are now refining the picture of just how much there is and where it really ends up.
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