IT asset management firm CloudBlue Technologies has expanded its Chandler, Arizona facility to 60,000 square feet and added 30 employees.
New findings from the United Nations Environment Program urge greater recovery and recycling of precious metals, base metals and rare earth metals from used electronics. UNEP says greater recycling of these metals is needed to offset the environmental toll caused by their extraction from virgin sources.
Wisconsin has reached an electronics recycling milestone. The Associated Press reports that since going into effect three years ago, the Badger State's e-scrap recycling program has collected 100 million pounds of covered electronics for recycling.