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Most people who have been living through the digital age by now have an electronic graveyard! Think of all the new and/or updated phones, TVs, desktop and laptop computers, game systems, CD players, printers and portable drives to mention but a few!.

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If you are one of those people that actually manage to get rid of them from your home where do you think they end up? Currently, over 50 million tons of e-waste get generated over the course of a year, and this stuff is not good for the environment. The infographic shown here depicts what happens to e-waste, where it goes, which devices are the worst environmental offenders and what we can do to battle this perennial problem. Check it out!

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