WA’s e-waste recycling statistics for August 2021

Sep15
Here are your monthly e-waste statistics brought to you by the largest recycler in Western Australia. In August we recovered 258,041 kg of materials and recycled 36,991 items. Top 10 performing councils in WA Congratulations to our TOP e-waste recycling champions in August 2021! City of Stirling = 52.6T City of Rockingham = 15.4T City of Armadale = 12T Bunbury Harvey Regional Council = 10.4T Mindarie Regional Council = 9.1T City of Mandurah = 6.8T

WA’s e-waste recycling statistics for July 2021

Aug05
Here are your monthly e-waste statistics brought to you by the largest recycler in Western Australia. In July we recovered 221,621 kg of materials and recycled 30,141 items. Top 10 performing councils in WA Congratulations to our TOP e-waste recycling champions in June 2021! City of Stirling = 43.1 T Mindarie Regional Council = 13.6T City of Cockburn = 8.3 T City of Armadale = 6.2 T City of Busselton= 5.8 T Shire of Serpentine –

The circular economy could be worth 48 billion dollars

Jul27
A recent report from Gumtree highlights massive growth in circular economy trading, and estimates it could be worth over 48 billion dollars. It’s time to congratulate the millions of people already dabbling in the circular economy, without even realising it. What is the circular economy? Our current system inevitably produces waste, following a linear take-make-dispose method of consumption, the global economy generates over 70 billion tonnes of waste annually. The Circular economy aims to eliminate

Should we have the right to repair our electronics?

Jul27
Should we have the right to repair our electronics? That question has been in the news a lot recently. We are surrounded by technology. Look around the room you’re in right now, and count how many smart electronic items you have, from your phone, computer, the fridge, the coffee machine or TV. Don’t forget all the broken phones you might have hiding in a drawer somewhere (we all have them, you’re not alone). Australia is