Regulating Techno-Trash

I've argued that the vast amounts of electronic waste our culture produces are the results of problems with the economic system. This board highlights some major problems and possible solutions.
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Plastic Ocean's documentary video of David Attenborough explaining the ecological impact of plastic.

Sir David Attenborough - Plastic Oceans A simple truth, that may prove too hard to swallow for those who make plastic

CBC radio "Ideas" episode about "de-growth", new economic movement to challenge global capitalism.

Jim Merkel’s garden, “poop palace” and power station. Now in its year, the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s Ideas show, hosted by Paul Kennedy, tackles controversial topics though

Venture capitalists who support entrepreneurs seeking to manufacture and distribute sustainable technologies.

Sustainable Technology Investors Ltd (“STIL”) manages private equity investments in the energy, efficiency, water and waste sectors. STIL invests family office capital from Sustainable Technology Investments (Guernsey) Limited

Environmental impacts of mining industry in Africa necessary for materials in most consumer electronics

Environmental impacts of mining industry in Africa necessary for materials in most consumer electronics

Initiative to recycle old smartphones into educational devices for children overseas.

Neo is a low cost computer powered by a recycled smartphone to teach computer programming.

Article on the plastic bag tax in Canada

And they said it wouldn't catch on

Toronto's plastic-bag tax is a year old and an environmental success.

Overview of Ontario's environmental handling fees, what they do and why they are important.

Overview of Ontario's environmental handling fees, what they do and why they are important.

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