e-waste

Congrats, Humanity, We Trashed a Record Number of Electronics Last Year

Congrats, Humanity, We Trashed a Record Number of Electronics Last Year

The world keeps producing more headphones, microwaves, laptops, air conditioners, and other pieces of electronics even as a record amount ends up as e-waste. A new report concluded that in 2019, humanity generated its highest ever total of e-waste globally, underscoring a rapidly growing problem.

Sonos Won’t Brick Your Device Anymore If You Want To Recycle

Sonos Won’t Brick Your Device Anymore If You Want To Recycle

A few months ago, Sonos drew the ire of some customers and recyclers trying to trade in their old devices. The main issue was that in order to partake in its Trade Up program—which rewards customers with a discount on new Sonos products if they recycle their old ones—you had…