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Electronic Waste: Recycling and Reprocessing for a Sustainable Future

Electronic Waste: Recycling and Reprocessing for a Sustainable Future

Maria E Holuszko, Amit Kumar

ISBN: 978-3-527-81640-8

Apr 2020

294 pages

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$103.99

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Description

This book covers technological aspects related to the recycling and reprocessing of electronic waste. It also presents an overview of data collection, statistical analysis, socio-economic issues as well as regulations across the globe.
VISION AND OPPORTUNITIES
OVERVIEW OF CURRENT PRACTICES
Globally
OECD
Non-OECD
Developed and developing economies and everything in between
STATISTICAL ANALYSIS AND DATA COLLECTION
E-waste classification
Sales/annual
E-waste generation tracking systems
REGULATIONS IN VARIOUS JURISDICTION
European Union (western and eastern Europe)
North America (USA, Canada, Mexico)
South America (Brazil, Chile, Argentina)
Asia (China, Japan, India, Australia)
MANUFACTURING AND USE OF MATERIALS IN ELECTRONIC DEVICES
Metals, rare earths
Plastic
Fiberglass
Composite
New materials
TECHNOLOGIES USED IN RECYCLING AND REPROCESSING OF E-WASTE
Sorting and crushing
Separation of metals, reprocessing and metal recovery
Separation of plastic and reprocessing and re-utilization,
Separation of non-metal fraction, reprocessing and re-utilization
Environmental aspects of reprocessing and reducing the harm through the disposal
FINAL DISPOSAL PRACTICES AND FINDING NEW SOLUTIONS FOR CLOSING THE LOOP FOR ZERO WASTE SCENARIO
LIFE CYCLE ANALYSIS OF E-WASTE AND ITS IMPLEMENTATION FOR THE ENGINEERING DESIGN
SOCIAL-ECONOMIC ASPECT OF RECYCLING AND REPROCESSING E-WASTE
FUTURE OF E-WASTE RECYCLING AND REPROCESSING FOR ZERO WASTE DISPOSAL SCENARIO