The SEI and ISTC are looking for sponsors for the Second Annual Electronics and Sustainability Symposium scheduled for March 23-24, 2011. Sponsorships can be made in amounts varying from $500 to $5,000. We are looking to expand next year's program and develop further networking and collaborative opportunities. If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact Aida Sefic Williams at 217-333-4562 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
E-Waste Recycling News
The EPA, who has supported, but not officially endorsed the Responsible Recyclers (R2) standard, has now recognized the e-Stewards certificate! This is an important step as the country and global community is finding the best way to certify their electronic waste disposal methods. (Source: Recycling Today.)
The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) is now officially sponsoring the State Electronics Challenge! (Source: Waste and Recycling News)
The SEI has updated it's Resources section! Make sure to look around for news, articles, and electronics-related projects. We have now added a "Suggest a Resource" section, where you can share any new developments and news with the SEI and the world!
The SEI also offers an Ask an Expert service, where anyone can ask a question related to electronics or electronic waste. Let us know if you have any questions.
Recent SEI Blog Posts
Data security of discarded electronics, July 28, 2010.
Exciting New Electronic Designs, July 14, 2010.
Become a Member of the SEI!
The Sustainable Electronics Initiative (SEI) offers Corporate and Individual Memberships! Join the SEI and work together with us to research and find solutions to the e-waste problem.
Call for Papers
The Second Annual Electronics and Sustainability Symposium is scheduled on March 23-24, 2011. Industry and academic practitioners are encouraged to submit abstracts of their recent research, projects, and design thinking for presentation, publication, or both. The
Call for Papers for a paper, presentation, panel discussion, or poster is available online and should be returned to Aida Sefic Williams at email@example.com.