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How the Internet of Things is Both a Blessing and a Curse

The Internet of Things (IOT) is an ever growing category of consumer goods with their own internet connectivity and operating systems. This includes a large variety of products like televisions, smart home products like Google Home and Amazon Echo, smartwatches, FitBits, cars, light bulbs, refrigerators, printers, and much more. Essentially, Internet of Things devices are […]

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From Electronic Waste Recycling to Inmate: Why Eric Lundgren is Going to Prison

Eric Lundgren is a leading innovator in the electronic waste recycling industry. The 33 year old Lundgren has many notable accomplishments including using recycled parts to construct an electric car that had better mileage than a Tesla in a test. Additionally, Lundgren built the first electronic hybrid recycling facility in America. This plant takes old […]

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3 Simple Ways To Repurpose Old Tech For New Uses

What is the best way to recycle old computers and electronic waste?   Most of us love to get new new gadgets and technology. Computers, laptops, cell phones, tablets, and even household appliances all evolve so rapidly that if we don’t upgrade every year or two we feel left in the dark ages. There’s reason […]

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Solar Power Used for Freshwater Production

Safe drinking water has become increasingly difficult for countries in North Africa and the Middle East to attain. Some water sources have even become unsustainable in those areas. To help with freshwater production, concentrating solar plants are now being used for desalination. By using solar power for freshwater production, desalinated seawater in the MENA (Middle […]

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Johnson Controls Buys 5 Percent Stake in Battery Recycling Company

Johnson Controls has finalized an agreement covering North America, China, and Europe for an electrochemical battery recycling technology. Under terms of the deal, the company is investing in Alameda, Calif.-based Aqua Metals. Under the agreement, Johnson Controls will become the first licensee for AquaRefining™ technology, supply Aqua Metals with batteries to recycle as a service […]

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THA 20217 Annyal Conference Expo

Sponsorships are now available for the Texas Hospital Association 2017 Annual Conference and Expo. Don’t wait to secure your spot at one of the largest health care events in the state. Join us Jan. 26-27 at the JW Marriott Austin for an opportunity to showcase your firm and connect with more than 500 Texas hospital […]

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Why Proper Hard Drive Destructive is Essential in Healthcare

Why Proper Hard Drive Destructive is Essential in Healthcare When the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability act was passed in 1996, it changed the way health care providers operate and serve patients. Amendments that have been made in the years since have only strengthened its emphasis on patient confidentiality. Too many health care providers, however, […]

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VIVOTEK NVR Solutions Webinar

VIVOTEK is a leading global brand in security industry, delivering world-class IP surveillance solutions, IP cameras, video servers, NVR, and more! Join their webinar at VivoTek.com  

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BAN Alleges 28 US recyclers Are “Apparent Exporters of Likely Illegal” Shipments of Used Electronics, Yet Does Not Assert Culpability

Today, the Basel Action Network (BAN) issued its latest press release on exports of electronic waste (e-waste) from the United States.  This press release casts a critical and necessary light on exports that may be or are illegal, and that can lead to harm of workers and communities in developing countries.  Indeed, there are companies […]

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The Most Harmful Electronics to Dump and Why You Should Recycle Them

If you had to make a list of the most pressing concerns facing the environment today, electronic waste (or e-waste) would undoubtedly be right at the top. According to Earth911.com, people in the United States alone throw away approximately 9.4 million TONS of old electronics each year. Out of the billions of dollars that we collectively […]

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