Total amount of e-waste generated in 2014 was 41.8 million tonnes

22/04/2015

Total amount of e-waste generated in 2014 was 41.8 million tonnes, up from 33.8Mt in 2010. This is predicted to increase to 50Mt in 2018.


Source: Bald√©, C.P., Wang, F., Kuehr, R., Huisman, J. (2015), The global e-waste monitor ‚Äď 2014, United Nations University, IAS ‚Äď SCYCLE, Bonn, Germany.