Earth Day: Green Tips and Tactics

by Erin on April 23rd, 2010 in Industry and Security News.

Ever wonder what becomes of your old computer or electronic equipment when it's thrown away? Did you know that electronic waste, or e-waste, is one of the fastest growing waste problems? As much as 50 million metric tons of e-waste is generated annually, as people upgrade laptops and PCs and throw out old models.

While we just passed Earth Day 2010 yesterday, it’s not too late to do your part to help reduce the toll our technology-centered world leaves on the environment. Lavasoft has compiled a few tips and tactics that you can put to use today; check the April issue of Lavasoft News for details on how to purchase green electronics and recycle or donate your used PC and electronic equipment.