Recognizing that rapid consumption and e-waste pose significant threats to our planet, a CEO made the decision to continue using his notebook computer as long as he possibly could. 2023 marks a 10-year anniversary for the notebook, and it is still in use. Here are four strategies that the Circular Electronics Initiative would like to highlight to keep your computer alive this long. To help save the world.

In today’s linear economy, we take virgin natural resources to manufacture products, which often have a short lifespan before they are discarded. This leads to a number of serious sustainability issues, affecting human health and the environment. The Circular Electronics Initiative is a network of 28 organizations that collaborate with the aim of promoting a more sustainable use of IT products among politicians, companies, and the public.

Valuable natural resources are depleted, and