Developing Nations May Reuse More Electronics Than Thought
Aug 18, 2009, 06:03 (1 Talkback[s])
"The researchers determined that once the computers entered the
country, they were generally handled in a very efficient way by the
country's reuse and recycling sector in a "reverse supply chain".
In the metropolitan capital Lima, the team documented that informal
and formal businesses act together to generate a "highly dynamic
flow [that] reuses and recycles almost every part and material
found in a computer," Williams says."