E-waste is a category of hazardous waste that is made up of the electronic devices you have around your home or office. This includes computers, laptops, cell phones, iPods, printers, televisions, stereos, toasters, blenders and microwaves, just to name a few.
As we continually upgrade to the latest technology, most of these old devices are tossed away, and this is causing problems. When electronic waste is left to break down …Continue Reading
When you think of hazardous waste, do you envision drums of oozing liquid covered in skull and cross-bone stickers? That image certainly can fall into the hazardous waste category, but hazardous waste can be created by almost any industry or manufacturing process. There are other types of hazardous waste that you may not realize are a danger to our health or our environment. Pesticides? That one most people know. …Continue Reading