A lot of people in the tech community were moved by the recent 60 Minutes piece, the Electronic Wasteland, which showed how our toxic e-waste is being shipped to developing countries namely China. Tom Merritt from my favorite podcast, Buzz Out Loud, gives advice on “how to recycle responsibly or maybe even make some cash” from your old gadgets.
Duration: 3 min 26 sec
From making a few bucks to making sure you don’t poison people,we give you comprehensive tips on proper gadget disposal.
Video: Electronic Wasteland – Where your gadgets go after they die [CBS 60 Minutes]
E-Dump or how I learned to stop upgrading and love my old gadgets [Photos, Video]
Video: E Trash Plagues China [Greenpeace]
Link of the Day: Ex-Phone
Video: E-Waste PSA – High-tech Trash [GOOD Magazine]