Infographic: The State of E-Scrap

The State of E-Scrap Used electronics (e-scrap) is one of the fastest growing sources of waste, globally. According to ISRI, only 25% of household electronics are actually collected and recycled which leaves 3.5 million tons available for recycling. According to¬†dosomething.org, cell phones and other electronic items contain high amounts of precious metals like gold or silver. Americans dump phones containing …