Recycling

The high risk and impact of our failure to recycle electronic items

Electronics has become an integral part of our lives today. We rely on gadgets for nearly every other task, thus crowding our home with electronic items. Although these gadgets do make our lives easier, they also have a downside to them. They contain toxic components that can degrade the environment considerably. Sadly, not most of us realize this and tend to throw away old, used electronic items, thus contributing to e-waste landfills around the world.





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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - August 25, 2015 at 9:36 am

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Tips, tricks and advice for recycling your old devices

Nowadays, everyone keeps buying one or the other gadget that comes new to the market. Thus, there are several items that are discarded by them simply for being old. It can be a tough job to dispose of such items, as these are unsafe to be thrown into a dustbin. The only way to get rid of your old gadgets is to recycle them. Check out here some ways through which your old devices can now be recycled without any confusion and tension.





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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 27, 2015 at 9:52 am

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5 Objects you discard to the landfill, but should be recycled

Have you been throwing away your obsolete gadgets, devices or appliances with your regular garbage? If you have been throwing or storing your stuff in a bin, garage or attic, then give it a second thought. It can be so amazing for the environment if you carry these things to a recycling center or for refurbishing.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - July 8, 2015 at 9:20 am

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Get a smarter style with recycled laptop bags

We usually talk about electronic waste caused by discarded mobile gadgets, such as laptops, cell phones, tablets and so on, but forget the accessories that we keep changing too frequently to cause a lot of waste. However, many designers and companies are coming up with unique covers and bags made using recycled material to protect your mobile gadgets or move them around in a sustainable manner. Here we have listed some recycled laptop bags to give green protection to your mobile computing devices.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - May 27, 2015 at 7:54 am

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Greener, better ways of recycling your old gadgets

Once discarded or out of use, electronic devices leave plenty of e-waste behind that is harmful for both living beings as well as environment in general. From mobile phones to health devices and computers to televisions, a large number electronics are disposed all across the world, causing piles of e-trash and threatening the life on earth. To reduce the electronic waste and make the earth a better place to live, it becomes our responsibility to dispose our old gadgets in a proper way, so that harmful parts and chemicals do not reach the landfills and can be recycled. Following are some of the most appropriate ways to reduce your old […]

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - April 28, 2015 at 3:53 am

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Innovative furniture made using recycled car parts

Some people are so passionate about their cars that they refuse to discard their vehicles even after they worn out and disqualify to hit the road. This is where the creative minds come to the picture that transform old car parts into something unique and useful that car lovers can preserve and treasure for the rest of their life. Here we have gathered some of the most creative furniture pieces made out of old car parts that not just recycle the automobile trash into functional designs to adorn your interiors, but also help in sustaining the environment.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - April 22, 2015 at 7:04 am

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Old shipping containers recycled into beautiful homes

When we talk about recycling, we come to think of recycled paper, boxes, cardboards, glass, plastics etc. recycling takes another level when we think of recycling containers and building a house out of it. It’s literally like thinking out of the box and eventually living in it! We have tried to take you through some of the brilliant homes made from shipping containers and bet once you are done reading the article you would love to own one of these. So let’s get started.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - March 31, 2015 at 4:55 am

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Recycling your socks the eco-friendly way

Discarding those old and torn pair of socks is always a problem. But, not now, thanks to all that creativity the Lord spared us. You can now recycle your socks in most eco friendly manners. Here is how to go about it:

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - February 25, 2015 at 7:14 am

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Pointers for recycling your bathroom products properly

Most of us in today’s time are responsible towards adopting green practices in the daily living, in order to contribute our bit towards sustainability. We make sure we recycle and trash waste accordingly, not harming the environment and doing what so ever is needed for saving the global commons.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - February 17, 2015 at 5:44 am

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Recycling tubes and bulbs into innovative creations

There is no need to throw out damaged light bulbs and tubes. Here are some interesting ways in which you can repurpose these items and use them around your home.

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Posted by Ecofriend1874 - December 27, 2014 at 5:54 am

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