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Recycling stories - Page 2

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Circular IT management could save the industry - and the planet
Wed, 17th Jun 2020
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it management
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e-waste
Circular IT management is possible, and it could save hundreds of millions of old IT products from ending up in landfills and polluting the earth.
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Got an old mobile phone lying around? Recycle it for free
Mon, 14th Oct 2019
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smartphones
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technology gifts
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retail
If you’ve got an old mobile phone lying around that you know you’ll probably never use again, now’s the time to recycle it for free.
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Greenbox acquires Recytech to kick off New Zealand expansion
Thu, 26th Sep 2019
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greenbox systems
Australian firm Greenbox has acquired New Zealand IT asset disposal company Recytech in a bid to meet growing demand from its global partners.
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Sony gets serious about reducing plastic pollution
Fri, 9th Aug 2019
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sony
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recycling
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e-recycling
Sony vows zero environmental footprint by 2050, launching 'One Blue Ocean' to combat plastic pollution.
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NZ Super Fund invests US$65m in American cloud company
Mon, 14th May 2018
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cloud services
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recycling
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investment
Following the Rubicon investment, around 2% of the NZ Super Fund is invested in expansion capital investments.
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Interactive add hardware disposal capability with Erase IT acquisition
Wed, 14th Feb 2018
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data protection
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recycling
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interactive
Erase IT provide IT asset (including hardware and equipment) disposal and recycling for over 650 customers across Australia.
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Only 20% of e-waste is recycled - and this needs to change, says United Nations
Thu, 14th Dec 2017
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sustainable it
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contact centre
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voip
A new report reveals that e-waste is a growing crisis, with 44.7 million metric tonnes generated in 2016, and a further increase predicted for 2021.
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Imagination at work – e-waste into school lunches
Mon, 22nd May 2017
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contact centre
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voip
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microsoft teams
In 2016 the NZ Child Poverty Monitor reported that 48,000 children in New Zealand were living in material hardship, often going without life’s basics.
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Samsung puts environment first: Note 7 recycling effort
Tue, 28th Mar 2017
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sustainable it
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samsung
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greenpeace
Samsung announces recycling plan for Galaxy Note 7 devices, including reselling refurbished units in different countries.
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TechCollect calls for Australian companies to recycle e-waste
Fri, 25th Nov 2016
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sustainable it
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contact centre
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voip
TechCollect calls on Australian businesses to recycle their e-waste on 'Waste Not, Want Not' day, promoting sustainability.
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ITrecycla provides profitable solution for your obsolete technology items
Tue, 26th Jan 2016
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recycling
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itrecycla
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e-waste
Obsolete technology items are being recycled by ITrecycla in New Zealand to recover valuable metals and protect the environment.
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Tech industry invests in sustainability, looks at creating a healthy future
Wed, 13th Jan 2016
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iot
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sustainable it
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data centre maintenance / management
The consumer technology industry has a renewed focus on creating a healthier, more efficient future, and is looking at ways to advance sustainability.
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Government’s million-dollar ewaste boost - Updated
Wed, 10th Aug 2011
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cios
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recycling
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christchurch
Additional funding promised - could a product stewardship scheme be in the works?.
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New Zealand facing ewaste crisis
Tue, 12th Jul 2011
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recycling
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retail
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nz
Switch to digital TV to exacerbate environmental predicament.
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State of the art
Wed, 1st Sep 2010
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sustainable it
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school holidays
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recycling
Unleash your creativity and help save the planet with crafts from everyday items! Dive into crafting for fun and stylish home improvements.
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The secret to overcoming objections
Sun, 1st Aug 2010
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nz
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green it
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recycling
The benefi ts of green IT can be easily explained to a customer.
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Recycle your old mobile for money
Thu, 3rd Jun 2010
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cloud services
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websites
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nz
Money4Mobiles will give you money for your mobile phone as part of a new recycling and recovery scheme.
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Look at the green print
Tue, 1st Jun 2010
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printing
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nz
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eco-friendly
IT decision-makers should carefully research vendors’ green IT credentials before purchasing.
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A sustained effort
Tue, 1st Jun 2010
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colocation
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power / energy
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servers
Green fingers make sustainable projects grow better and energy is at the root of it all.
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Sony targets “zero environment” footprint
Fri, 9th Apr 2010
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power / energy
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recycling
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climate change
CEO Sir Howard Stringer says the firm will create a green model for others to follow while setting itself a zero environmental footprint target by 2050.
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What do toxic waterways have to do with your business?
Fri, 1st May 2009
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power / energy
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green it
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cios
Green IT and its importance in reducing electronic waste and combating climate change are explored in this article by IT Brief.