USTR imposes tariffs on Chinese products

USTR imposes tariffs on Chinese products
April 6, 2018
By: The Recycler Magazine

Following an executive memorandum to the USTR last month, the Trade Representative has released a sizeable list of Chinese-origin products which will incur 25 percent ad valorem duty.
As Lexology reports, on 3 April, the USTR released a notice in which it proposes to implement the additional duty […]

Ink Cartridge Scam

Ink Cartridge Scam
I came across this video of a frustrated ink cartridge customer.  He explains very well what we have know for a long time.  It is one of the reasons we at Laser Technology do not work on inkjet printers.  Please watch this entertaining video and then if you feel like getting rid of […]

E-waste leaching toxins into India’s metros

 
E-waste leaching toxins into India’s metros
March 1, 2018
The Recycler Magazine

A study funded by the country’s Environment Ministry has discovered that recycling sites are contaminating India’s metropolises.
As the Hindustan Times reports, electronic waste recycling units are not sufficiently containing their discarded items, and as a result “some of the most toxic chemicals” are leaching into the soil. This […]