Door ouwe knar, Op don 26 apr 2018 22:38, 1 reacties, citaat / intro / linkdump

Electronica afval is letterlijk goud waard.

via aljazeera.com (An investigation into the toxic trail of illegal e-waste)


Recovering gold, copper and other metals from electronic waste – a practice called “urban mining” – is not only more environmentally friendly than extracting virgin materials, but can also be more cost effective. Newly published research shows that the revenue from selling metals recovered through recycling television sets far outweighs the recyclers’ expenses. With these offsets, it costs 13 times more to obtain these metals from ore than from urban mining.
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| #263152 | 26-04-2018 22:52 | ouwe knar
Het zou zo langzamerhand tijd worden, denk ik dan. Nu nog de accu's, oude windmolens, zonnepanelen, ledlampen,...
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