The exploitation of resources like copper, aluminum, glass etc. from primary deposits requires enormous quantities of energy, often leads to extensive environmental pollution through the application of chemicals, releases heavy metals and leaves behind areas that are no longer usable. On the contrary, resources that have already been extracted and contained in devices can be recycled with much less energy and in an environmentally friendly way without harmful ground modifications.
With Electrocycle’s process the following resources can be recycled:
Moreover, some devices can be reused after inspection and reparation and contribute to waste reduction.