Designing for recycling in manufacturing industries

The future environmental impact of materials used in manufacturing can be determined at the design stage of a product. Currently, around 80% of electronics are being sent to landfills1 and according to the United Nations, 20-50 million metric tons of

5 reasons why people don’t recycle

People don’t recycle for various reasons. The following are some of the 5 reasons commonly cited: Inaccessibility of recycling facilities. This has been referred to most frequently as the reason why people don’t recycle. Geolocation services attempt to solve this problem by linking

10 reasons why you should recycle

You should consider recycling or continue to recycle for several reasons. Recycling: Saves energy. Less energy is used in manufacturing products from recycled materials than from raw materials. Lowers the costs of manufacturing goods. Lower product prices result from savings in