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

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This statistical briefing of UNITAR has been prepared supporting the media campaign of the International E-waste Day 2023, a yearly awareness raising celebration promoting responsible e-waste management, initiated by the WEEE Forum and its members and taking place every year on 14th of October.

This year’s edition focuses on invisible e-waste. The term refers to e- waste that goes unnoticed due to its nature or appearance, leading consumers to overlook its recyclable potential. Please read more information about it here.

Download Report: Datasets on invisible e-waste – UNITAR

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