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GEH1505: E-waste, E-toxics, E-pressing

Electronics are the #1 source of heavy metal toxificiation in our waste, accounting for almost 80% of the those metals that rest in landfills, and making a disproportionate contribution to the leaching of toxins into soil and groundwater. This mini-lecture zeroes in on the electronics that have the most harmful impact on environmental public health and corresponding means to dispose of or recycle them most effectively. Leave with the knowledge to make a difference in your home and your community.