eWaste Manifesto launched by eDay Trust

The eDay Trust has produced a manifesto on eWaste, calling upon all political parties to support a sustainable solution.  eWaste contains both toxic and valuable material, it is growing into a major problem and initiatives to date have not been sustainable.

Download the eWaste Manifesto from eDay.org.nz (PDF)

 

More information

Push for legislation to keep ewaste out of landfill – Stuart Corner (Computerworld New Zealand)

Global eWaste infographic (Arrow Value Recovery, 2014)

Listen to Radio NZ Nine to Noon “The growing problem of e-waste from handheld technology” (2011) Interview with Greenpeace and eDay