• Emotional attachment, frugality hinders e-waste recycling in Australia

    Emotional attachment, frugality hinders e-waste recycling in Australia

    Australians are holding onto electronic waste rather than recycling it because they’re thrifty and have emotional attachments to old devices. Frugality...

  • Are batteries recyclable?

    Are batteries recyclable?

    When batteries run out of power or are no longer usable, recycling them helps protect the environment and recover precious resources to reuse in new products. We...

  • How do I dispose of mercury?

    How do I dispose of mercury?

    Ordinary items like light bulbs, batteries and mobile phones contain toxic mercury, which can lead to serious health consequences unless it’s recycled. Fortunately,...

  • Ecocycle buys first AI-powered mercury-safe technology

    Ecocycle buys first AI-powered mercury-safe technology

    Ecocycle has acquired the first automated ‘mercury-safe’ flat screen recycling machine from Irish firm FPD Recycling, as Australia’s e-waste challenges...

  • How to dispose of and recycle mercury-containing waste

    How to dispose of and recycle mercury-containing waste

    Mercury can have a catastrophic effect on human health and the environment when mercury-containing waste is dumped in landfill instead of being recycled. Mercury...

  • How to promote recycling in the workplace

    How to promote recycling in the workplace

    Workplaces are taking recycling more seriously these days, but successful recycling programs hinge on staff engagement and making it as simple as possible. Companies...

  • Why are smart lights a better option for lighting?

    Why are smart lights a better option for lighting?

    Smart lights are changing our homes and workplaces for the better, using much less electricity and offering automation bonuses over traditional light bulbs. There...

  • How can I recycle electronics?

    How can I recycle electronics?

    Televisions, computers and smartphones keep us entertained and connected, but our appetite for electronics is creating some serious waste and recycling...

  • How to recycle a laptop battery

    How to recycle a laptop battery

    Laptops are part of everyday life, whether it’s for study, work or personal use, but what do you do with laptop batteries when they run out of juice? Laptops...