Electronic Waste Rising Five Times Faster than Documented E-waste Recycling: UN

Ruediger Kuehr 3 months ago
Geneva / Bonn – The world’s generation of electronic waste is rising five times faster than documented e-waste recycling, Read More

The National E-waste Monitor 2024 – Kyrgyzstan

Ruediger Kuehr 5 months ago
The National E-waste Monitor 2024 – Kyrgyzstan provides an assessment of statistics, legislation, and management infrastructure of e-waste in... Read More

UNITAR-SCYCLE calculates there is 9 billion kg of “invisible e-waste” globally

Ruediger Kuehr 8 months ago
This statistical briefing of UNITAR has been prepared supporting the media campaign of the International E-waste Day 2023, Read More

A gold mine in the trash

Ruediger Kuehr 9 months ago
This is how precious metals are saved from discarded appliances. Read More

Toward a Circular Economy for the Electronics Sector in Central and Eastern Europe – new report co-authored by SCYCLE

Ruediger Kuehr 1 year ago
This report provides an overview of the current status and conditions of the Circular Economy Read More

In West Asia, 99.9% of e-waste is mismanaged and could double by 2050

Ruediger Kuehr 1 year ago
Beirut/Bonn, 30 March 2023 – A shift to a circular economy in West Asia would place 33 per cent... Read More

Launch of project to optimise raw material reuse and recovery in electronic products

Ruediger Kuehr 1 year ago
Brussels, 1 March 2023 A consortium composed of leading experts representing the entire value chain of electronic products as... Read More

FutuRaM (Future Availability of Secondary Raw Materials)

Ruediger Kuehr 1 year ago
FutuRaM (Future Availability of Secondary Raw Materials) is an Horizon Europe funded project Read More

National Forum in Kazakhstan

Ruediger Kuehr 2 years ago
On 22 and 23 November 2022, UNITAR-SCYCLE conducted a national forum in Astana Kazakhstan, where the current statistics, projections,... Read More

WEEEkathon – young scientists bringing innovative ideas to solve the e-waste challenge through circularity

Ruediger Kuehr 2 years ago
On 27 August – 3 September 2022, over 20 young scientists from across the world and 10 international experts... Read More