We are more connected than ever. You are sitting at a computer with an iPhone in your pocket, the Kindle is in your bag, along with an iPod to use when you go running. That is a lot of electronics.
Where do electronics go when you throw them out? Electronic waste, known as “E-waste”, refers to the disposal of electronics. It has become a global problem. Electronics require hazardous materials and rare metals.
Put in your iPhone headphones and find out what happens when you throw out your electronics.