Enterprises Need To Rethink How End-Of-Life Equipment Is Dealt With
ComputerWeekly, July 17th, 2020
July 26, 2020,
Volume 268, Issue 4

Sebastian Klovig Skeltonwrites in ComputerWeekly, "Enterprises are physically destroying IT equipment and unnecessarily sending it to landfill due to outdated security policies and a lack of education, with many believing it is actually 'better for the environment', according to data sanitisation firm Blancco.

In January 2019, the World Economic Forum and the United Nations E-waste Coalition found that approximately 50 million tonnes of electronic waste, or e-waste, are produced each year - most of which is either incinerated or dumped in the landfills of the world's poorest countries..."

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