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  1. The world produces close to 50 million tonnes of e-waste every year as consumers and businesses

    Commentary: The global growth of e-waste is not letting up

    Electronic products help improve living standards, but demand is outpacing our capacity to recycle or dispose of them safely.
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    Repairing and recycling to reduce e-waste: A pipe dream in Singapore?

    Many of us may not think twice about throwing away old gadgets and buying new ones. It's one thing to talk about Zero Waste and reusing, reducing ...
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    Commentary: We discard things rather than fix them. Here's why that should change

    Not only can a 'repair economy' save natural resources and reduce waste, but it may also help create a kinder, more inclusive society, says author ...
  4. NTU e-waste recycling lab co-directors

    New S$20 million lab to develop less toxic e-waste recycling methods

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    60% of large electrical appliances must be collected for e-waste recycling

    These large appliances include electric mobility devices like power assisted bicycles and electric scooters, although the collection target for ...
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    Compulsory e-waste management system to be enforced by 2021

    The amount of e-waste generated in Singapore is equivalent to "every person in Singapore throwing away 73 mobile phones every year", says Dr Amy Khor.
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    Government proposes to regulate e-waste reduction