30 Apr '13, 2pm

Staples brings responsible e-waste recycling across the U.S.: Staples' 1,500 locations will send e-waste to e-...

Staples brings responsible e-waste recycling across the U.S.: Staples' 1,500 locations will send e-waste to e-...

Electronic waste is among the most graphic examples of how the environment pays when businesses and consumers don’t. Photos of computer parts strewn across natural landscapes and workers standing amongst mounds of lead-laden parts are troubling reminders of the dark side of our love affair with electronic gadgetry and how little responsibility manufacturers and retailers have in dealing with their proper disposal. Among those companies that actually are taking a role in the end of life of products is Staples, which will now work almost exclusively with electronic waste recyclers that adhere to the highest standards of safe disposal and recycling. Specifically, that means recyclers certified as e-Stewards by the Basel Action Network (BAN), a global toxics trade watchdog group named after the U.N. Basel Convention. To be certified, recyclers must demonstrate that no hazardou...

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