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Our top stories from August 2020

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News about a data mismanagement incident caught attention last month. | Chim/Shutterstock

A variety of articles drew our readers’ attention last month, including those covering a high-profile data loss, CRT lawsuit against OEMs, processor acquisitions and more.

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Our top stories from July 2020

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An article about the growth of mail-in e-scrap collection during the pandemic was highly read in July. | mdbildes/Shutterstock

A perspective piece on rare earth recycling, the fallout from two failed CRT firms, a processor’s growth and mail-in collections drew readers’ attention last month.

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Our top stories from June 2020

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News about an e-scrap company’s $1.5 million investment in a plastics cleanup line caught attention last month.

A variety of articles drew readers’ attention last month, including financial problems at an ITAD firm’s parent company, hazardous waste crimes, a processor’s plastics investment and more.

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Our top stories from May 2020

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News about an automated system using lasers to dismantle e-scrap captured attention in May. | Courtesy of the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology.

Readers last month were drawn to a mix of articles, covering a CRT cleanup, equipment auction, company investment, PCB dismantling technology and carbon emissions benefits.

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Our top stories from April 2020

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News that circuit board processor EnviroLeach is nearing commercial scale captured clicks last month. | Courtesy of Enviroleach.

Articles about the pandemic’s impacts on the industry, as well as precious metals technology and CRT settlement stories, drew our readers’ attention last month.

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Our top stories from March

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News about an Arizona bill mandating solar panel recycling captured clicks in March. | Heinz Trebuth/Shutterstock

Coronavirus concerns, solar panel recycling and California CRT markets drew our readers’ attention last month.

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Our top stories from February 2020

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News about federal rules for transporting lithium-ion batteries captured clicks in February. | XH2/Shutterstock

Last month, readers were drawn most to an article outlining proper handling steps for lithium-ion batteries. An update on Apple’s repair program also grabbed attention.

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Our top stories from January 2020

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E-Scrap News readers last month were drawn to a write-up about the importance of identifying and properly handling lithium-ion batteries. | Mehaniq/Shutterstock

A variety of stories drew readers’ interest last month, including articles about repair legislation, CRT settlements, battery fires, debt restructuring and a printer stockpile.

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Our top stories from December 2019

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Readers flocked to a story about the sale of Sims Recycling Solutions European operations last month. | Aleksandr Grechanyuk/Shutterstock

Last month, readers were drawn to articles about major company acquisitions, another Closed Loop settlement and a CRT processor’s expansion.

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