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dc.contributor.authorHerat, Sunilen_US
dc.date.accessioned2017-05-03T12:54:52Z
dc.date.available2017-05-03T12:54:52Z
dc.date.issued2009en_US
dc.date.modified2010-06-18T03:55:08Z
dc.identifier.issn1478-9876en_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1504/IJEWM.2009.024704en_AU
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10072/30355
dc.description.abstractElectronic waste or e-waste is the fastest growing waste stream in the world today. Around 20-50 million tonnes of e-waste produced worldwide annually cause serious social problems and an environmental threats to many countries. Australia has 12th largest Information and Communication Technology (ICT) market in the world. Currently there are around 14 million computers in use in Australia with 3 million entering the market each year. The aim of this paper to provide an overview of how Australia deals with the emerging issue of used computers given that there is no national legislation to deal with it.en_US
dc.description.peerreviewedYesen_US
dc.description.publicationstatusYesen_AU
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dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.languageEnglishen_US
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherInderscience Publishersen_US
dc.publisher.placeUnited Kingdomen_US
dc.relation.ispartofstudentpublicationNen_AU
dc.relation.ispartofpagefrom120en_US
dc.relation.ispartofpageto134en_US
dc.relation.ispartofissue1/2en_US
dc.relation.ispartofjournalInternational Journal of Environment and Waste Managementen_US
dc.relation.ispartofvolume3en_US
dc.rights.retentionYen_AU
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEnvironmental Managementen_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchEnvironmental Engineering not elsewhere classifieden_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode050205en_US
dc.subject.fieldofresearchcode090799en_US
dc.titleElectronic waste: An emerging issue in solid waste management in Australiaen_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.type.descriptionC1 - Peer Reviewed (HERDC)en_US
dc.type.codeC - Journal Articlesen_US
gro.facultyGriffith Sciences, Griffith School of Engineeringen_US
gro.rights.copyrightCopyright 2009 Inderscience Publishers. This is the author-manuscript version of this paper. Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher. Please refer to the journal website for access to the definitive, published version.en_AU
gro.date.issued2009
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