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The Weee Man is a sculpture made out of waste - it raises awareness, brings electronic waste to life and most importantly has encouraged a change in waste regulations.

The Weee Man is a sculpture made out of waste - it raises awareness, brings electronic waste to life and most importantly has encouraged a change in waste regulations.

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One of the biggest and fastest growing socio-economic gaps stems from children's access and ability to interact with technology.  Old electronics should be donated to "gadget camps," in which underprivileged kids can play and build with electronics.

One of the biggest and fastest growing socio-economic gaps stems from children's access and ability to interact with technology. Old electronics should be donated to "gadget camps," in which underprivileged kids can play and build with electronics.

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Although new, e-waste is beeing tackled by several organisations worldwide. A compilation of some of them is an important resource as Inspiration. But this Forum will have to go through the documents to better understand the whole.

Although new, e-waste is beeing tackled by several organisations worldwide. A compilation of some of them is an important resource as Inspiration. But this Forum will have to go through the documents to better understand the whole.

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All new electronics should be produced with a barcode (or other information device) on the device that provides information on the materials contained in the components. This information should be publicly accessible to allow for easier recycling.

All new electronics should be produced with a barcode (or other information device) on the device that provides information on the materials contained in the components. This information should be publicly accessible to allow for easier recycling.

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TerraCycle seeks to eliminate waste by finding up-cycling opportunities for items that are traditionally not recyclable. Participants collect and mail the waste to TerraCycle where it is then transformed into new products.

TerraCycle seeks to eliminate waste by finding up-cycling opportunities for items that are traditionally not recyclable. Participants collect and mail the waste to TerraCycle where it is then transformed into new products.

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This website is created by EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) and again, school teachers can use this website to teach kids in class. This website has very detailed steps from the beginning to the end.

This website is created by EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) and again, school teachers can use this website to teach kids in class. This website has very detailed steps from the beginning to the end.

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Making bottle recycling into a fun activity in the community. A very smart and different approach to make people recycle.

Making bottle recycling into a fun activity in the community. A very smart and different approach to make people recycle.

Photo of DFA UIUC
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good example of combining e-waste management and business trend. This site help us think of other possibly to improve e-waste management in our local community.

good example of combining e-waste management and business trend. This site help us think of other possibly to improve e-waste management in our local community.

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This project uses the platform of Google Maps and provides the public access to a database of stations that collect and recycle e-waste in Brazil.

This project uses the platform of Google Maps and provides the public access to a database of stations that collect and recycle e-waste in Brazil.

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