Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Tag: e-waste

E-Waste Woes: Five ways Canadians can increase e-waste recycling rates

An increasing number of Canadians are making efforts to reduce waste and manage it efficiently but it's not nearly enough — and digital product...

Greentec is first e-waste processor in Canada to receive R2v3

Greentec, an Ontario-based electronics waste company that refurbishes, securely destroys, and recycles electronics, has received R2v3 — the latest upgrade in standards set for...

Expanded electronics recycling pilot launches in NWT

Several communities in the Northwest Territories (NWT) will now be able to recycle an expanded list of electronics. Residents in Yellowknife, N’Dilo, Dettah, Hay...

Ontario announces new e-waste regulation and initiative

The Ontario government has introduced a new regulation that will require producers to collect and safely manage the full life-cycle of their electrical and...

Quebec Program Prompts Responsible Electronic Recycling

With many Canadians having to adopt remote work during the pandemic, the use of electronic devices has been rising. For Québec Waste Reduction Week,...

Electronics Waste Report Calls for International Action on Recovery

A new report from the United Nations Global E-Waste Statistics Partnership (GESP) calls for decision-makers to adopt an internationally recognized framework to measure and...