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ERI Featured in BBC Story on How 5G Means Even More Electronic Waste

January 28, 2021

ERI, the nation’s largest fully integrated IT and electronics asset disposition provider and cybersecurity-focused hardware destruction company, was spotlighted in a story on BBC highlighting the impact 5G will have on the amount of electronic waste in the world.

The segment features the rapid adoption of 5G devices around the globe leading to a tremendous increase in obsolete devices with 3G and 4G, as well as a wave of new devices that one day themselves will become obsolete. ERI Co-Founder and Executive Chairman John Shegerian was interviewed for the story and shares insights on how ERI is uniquely positioned to help solve the world's e-waste problems.

Listen Here:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/w172xlw3n9kjx77