A New Kind Of Wood Chip: Collaboration Could Lead To Biodegradable Computer Chips
In an effort to alleviate the environmental burden of electronic devices, a team of University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers has collaborated with researchers in the Madison-based U.S. Department o...
Computers and the environment
Electronic waste or e-waste describes discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage, recycling or disposal are also considered as e-waste. ...
Computers and the environment - Wikipedia
Electronic waste
Electronic waste or e-waste describes discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage, recycling or disposal are also considered as e-waste. ...
Electronic waste - Wikipedia
A New Kind Of Wood Chip: Collaboration Could Lead To Biodegradable Computer Chips
In an effort to alleviate the environmental burden of electronic devices, a team of University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers has collaborated with researchers in the Madison-based U.S. Department o...
MyGreenElectronics
myGreenElectronics is a public service online portal for consumers to recycle or reuse their electronics products once they have reached end-of-life. It was designed by The Consumer Electronics Asso...
Green Power Usage Effectiveness
Green Power Usage Effectiveness (GPUE) is a proposed measurement of both how much sustainable energy a computer data center uses, its carbon footprint per usable kilowatt hour (kWh) and how efficientl...
Comparison of Power Management Software Suites
The following tables compare technical information for a commercial PC Power Management software suites. Please see the individual products' articles for further information. The table only includes s...
Computer liquidator
A computer liquidator buys computer technology and related equipment that is no longer required by one company, and resells ("flips") it to another company. There are several reasons why companies sel...
Title 47 CFR Part 15
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 47, Part 15 (47 CFR 15) is an oft-quoted part of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rules and regulations regarding unlicensed transmissions. It is a part of T...
Energy rebate program
An Energy Rebate Program, or Energy Credit Incentive Program, provides a cash rebate program for customers planning to install new, energy efficient information technology (IT) equipment or cooling sy...
Biodegradable electronics
Biodegradable electronics are electronic circuits and devices with a limited lifetime owing to their tendency to biodegrade. Such devices are proposed to represent useful medical implant, and temporar...
World Reuse, Repair and Recycling Association
The World Reuse, Repair and Recycling Association (WR3A) is a business consortium dedicated to the reform of the trade of e-waste. The WR3A is inspired by fair trade organizations.
WR3A is a Fair...
World Reuse, Repair and Recycling Association - Wikipedia
Techreturns
Techreturns Nederland BV is a Dutch company founded with the aim to reduce electronic waste (e-waste). It does this by buying used electronics, especially mobile phones, from consumers and companies t...
Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool
The Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) is a method for consumers to evaluate the effect of a product on the environment. It is assessing lifecycle environmental standards and ran...
IEC 62700
IEC Technical Specification 62700: DC Power supply for notebook computer is an IEC specification of a common standard for external laptop computer AC adapters. Laptops and AC adapters following this s...
Fluorescent lamp recycling
Fluorescent lamp recycling is the recovery of the materials of a spent fluorescent lamp for the manufacture of new products. Glass tubing can be turned into new glass articles, brass and aluminium in...
LatencyTOP
LatencyTOP is a Linux application for identifying operating system latency within the kernel and find out the operations/actions which cause the latency. LatencyTOP is a tool for software developers t...
Green Electronics Council
Founded 2005 the Green Electronics Council (GEC) promotes green computing and "envisions a world where green electronics is a cornerstone of a healthy and vibrant world."GEC achieves this mission by s...
Low-power electronics
Low-power electronics are electronics that have been designed to use less electric power, e.g. notebook processors.
The earliest attempts to reduce the amount of power required by an electronic de...
Challenging the Chip
Challenging the Chip is a 2006 book on "labor rights and environmental justice in the global electronics industry" edited by Ted Smith, David A. Sonnenfeld, and David Naguib Pellow . It is published b...
Challenging the Chip - Wikipedia
Sustainable Electronics Initiative
Sustainable Electronics Initiative (SEI) is an initiative started in the United States in the summer of 2009 by the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center, which is a division of the Institute of Natu...
Sustainable Electronics Initiative - Wikipedia
Joseph LaDou
Joseph LaDou (1938-) is an occupational and environmental medicine physician and founding editor of the International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health. He is currently a Clinical Profe...
Mobile phone throwing
Mobile phone throwing is an international sport that started in Finland in the year 2000. It is a sport in which participants throw mobile phones and are judged on distance or technique.There are usua...
IEEE 1680
In computing IEEE 1680 refers to a standard by the IEEE for the environmental performance criteria for desktop computers, notebook computers and monitors.IEEE 1680 is the defacto standard for green co...
PowerTOP
PowerTOP is a software utility designed to measure, explain and minimise a computer's electrical power consumption. It was released by Intel in 2007 under the GPLv2 license. It works for Intel, AMD, A...