Sustainable Electronics News: March 17, 2017
Welcome to GEC’s Sustainable Electronics News Roundup for the week ending March 3, 2017. Below, we’ve shared a few of the many articles that captured our attention this week.
March 7, 2017 | Popular Science
No matter how fond we grow of our pocket computers, there comes a time in every smartphone owner’s life when it’s time to bite the bullet and opt for an upgrade.
March 8, 2017 | GreenBiz
The circular economy may be the way of the future, but some major hurdles still must be overcome before we get there.
March 8, 2017 | The Guardian
A trend towards using plastic parts in electrical and electronic goods is causing a headache for the recycling industry.
March 13, 2017 | Fast Company
When products turn into services, the business model isn’t about selling you the next widget. It’s about longevity, repairability, and sustainability.