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Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the world has seen many changes. From altering our working lives to managing our relationships with friends and family, we’ve all found new ways to adapt and thrive in an ever-uncertain time. One of these changes has been the increased use of electronic goods.
Listen up all your fearless fixers out there! International Repair Day is back for another year of repairing, restoring and rejoicing for all things fixable!
E-waste or electrical waste refers to any discarded electrical or electronic devices from phones and laptops to fridges and lawnmowers. It is, in fact, the fastest growing waste stream in the world, with discarded or hoarded household electricals estimated to cost the UK economy over £370 million per year!