CTA Reports New Recycling Record

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced a record-setting 700 million lbs (317.5 million kg) of consumer electronics have been recycled under the eCycling Leadership Initiative (ELI). The consumer technology industry has recycled in record numbers over the last five years, according to the Fifth Annual Report of the eCycling Leadership Initiative. The recycling total increased by more than 6% in 2015, equivalent to 40 million lbs (18.1 million kgs).