Sustainable Electronics News: What We’re Reading
Welcome to GEC’s Sustainable Electronics News Roundup for the week ending February 10, 2017. Many articles captured our attention during the past week. We’ve shared a few below that piqued specific areas of interest.
February 2, 2017 | The Conversation
Cornwall, on England’s south coast, is best known these days for surfing and sandcastles. But for centuries it was world famous for its tin and copper mines.
February 7, 2017 | Tripe Pundit
Technology is innovating at an exponential rate. New products and services are being rolled out on an almost daily basis — sometimes rendering their predecessors irrelevant and other times offering only cosmetic or minor improvements.
February 8, 2017 | Sustainable Brands
Communications provider Three UK is attempting tackle the ever-growing e-waste problem while connecting disadvantaged citizens to the digital world with a new recycling initiative aimed at redistributing unused mobile phones across the UK.
February 8, 2017 | New Europe
The European Commission joined forces with European Committee of the Regions on February 7 to help build a coalition of smart cities and regions across the Union to boost investment and build a more sustainable Europe.