What are the R2 Recycling Standards?

R2 Certification is facilitated by U.S. EPA and is recognized worldwide as a voluntary set of best practices for the electronic waste industry. It has emerged as the industry-wide standard for controlling the disposal of electronic waste (e-waste) in a sustainable manner, in recent years. R2 in R2 Recycling Standards stand for Responsible Recycling. These […]

How to start an electronics recycling business

1.First, research the requirements for recycling used electronics. There are laws in certain areas that specify how and where certain electronics are to be recycled. a.Determine if you want to start a side business for refurbished recycled electronics to take advantage of side market or a way to sell used pieces so others can build […]

How to make money recycling electronics

Not all garbage can be easily disposed of. This also applies to electronic, especially at the moment. All offices and enterprises, as well as almost all private individuals, can not do without computers. Electronic garbage also includes computers, fax machines, copiers, televisions, mobile phones, cathode-ray lamps. A detailed list can be found in the “Federal […]


The explosive development in the electronic industry has been of great benefit to society mainly due to the increase in cheap new devices. Nonetheless, this growth has, unfortunately, come with a rapidly escalating concern of e-waste or as they call it, the EOL (End of life) electronics. In recent years, E-waste is significantly growing and […]