'More Gold In Electronic Scrap Than In Gold Ore'-Problem of E-Waste - Business Mellows
Waste disposal in emerging economies is a huge problem and it requires full attention not only from the citizens, but also from relevant stakeholders, including business organisations and governments. Recently, i came across an interesting article by Mckinsey, discussing some appropriate and sustainable approaches, governments and individuals would take to minimise waste and health risks and increase profitability ( or atleast improve income streams). The article highlights a few approaches that can be applied to turn waste streams into profitable streams. ( Read the full article here) An interesting example i found in that article was about ‘e-waste’ (also electronic waste) which according to...Read more