Neowin News Feed for: Waste https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/waste/ Neowin News Feed for: Waste en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net UK MPs criticise lacklustre tech sustainability efforts https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-mps-criticise-lacklustre-tech-sustainability-efforts/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/11/1606402504_kilian-seiler-pzlgtuahxmm-unsplash_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new report published by UK MPs has suggested how the government could tackle the issue of electronic waste. It criticised online retailers like Amazon for not offering to collect e-waste. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-mps-criticise-lacklustre-tech-sustainability-efforts">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Thu, 26 Nov 2020 15:20:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/uk-mps-criticise-lacklustre-tech-sustainability-efforts Samsung boosts eco-credentials with better packaging for TVs https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-boosts-eco-credentials-with-better-packaging-for-tvs/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2020/04/1586173180_eco-packaging-for-lifestyle-tv-lineup_4_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>Samsung has announced new packaging for its Lifestyle TVs that can be reused for other purposes. The firm will include a manual which contains QR codes with instructions on items you can build. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-boosts-eco-credentials-with-better-packaging-for-tvs">Read more...</a> paul.hill@neowin.net (Paul Hill) Mon, 06 Apr 2020 12:16:02 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/samsung-boosts-eco-credentials-with-better-packaging-for-tvs E-waste in East and Southeast Asia increases by 63 percent in five years https://www.neowin.net/news/e-waste-in-east-and-southeast-asia-increases-by-63-percent-in-five-years/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://cdn.neow.in/news/images/uploaded/2017/01/1484581819_e-waste_1_medium.jpg" alt="" /></div>A study released by the United Nations University has found e-waste in East and Southeast Asia has increased fast from 2010 to 2015. The finding follows a worldwide trend of increased consumption. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/e-waste-in-east-and-southeast-asia-increases-by-63-percent-in-five-years">Read more...</a> gabriel.nunes@neowin.net (Gabriel Nunes) Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:48:01 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/e-waste-in-east-and-southeast-asia-increases-by-63-percent-in-five-years Data centers: the most wasteful thing since the Hummer? https://www.neowin.net/news/data-centers-the-most-wasteful-thing-since-the-hummer/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="https://www.neowin.net/images/uploaded/shutterstock_103787933_thumb.jpg" alt="" /></div>Data centers could be mankind&#039;s most wasteful invention since the Hummer. By running at full power 24/7, they&#039;re wasting more energy than you&#039;ll use in a lifetime, and that&#039;s just for idling. <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/data-centers-the-most-wasteful-thing-since-the-hummer">Read more...</a> tyler@neowin.net (Tyler Holman) Mon, 24 Sep 2012 02:12:13 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/data-centers-the-most-wasteful-thing-since-the-hummer Three reasons why CES is a waste of time https://www.neowin.net/news/three-reasons-why-ces-is-a-waste-of-time/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>For those of you who have made it to CES at least once in your life, you probably know all about the amount walking and waiting in line and shoving that goes in to any... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/three-reasons-why-ces-is-a-waste-of-time">Read more...</a> () Wed, 09 Jan 2008 02:47:26 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/three-reasons-why-ces-is-a-waste-of-time NASA studies recycling astronaut waste water https://www.neowin.net/news/nasa-studies-recycling-astronaut-waste-water/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>NASA scientists are testing water treatment technology that would allow astronauts to convert both sweat and urine into drinkable water. Employees at the Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala., have begun a six-week trial... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/nasa-studies-recycling-astronaut-waste-water">Read more...</a> () Sat, 15 Sep 2007 02:25:56 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/nasa-studies-recycling-astronaut-waste-water