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Highly Recommended: The Electronics Recycling Landscape Report

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I’ve been focused on electronics at end of life since 2008, when I did the research for Green IT For Dummies.In the past eight years, the growth in electronic waste has exploded, making it the fastest-growing waste stream in the world.

Hello Columbus – Sustainability Lunch & Learn June 21st

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I’m heading to Columbus, Ohio, for the official opening of Arrow’s newly automated facility for processing electronics at end of life.

Arrow Electronics’ Semi-Autonomous Car Hits Record 152 MPH with Quadriplegic Former Racecar Driver behind the Wheel

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Indianapolis, Ind. May 24, 2016 /3BL Media/  – Former IndyCar driver and current team owner Sam Schmidt reached a top speed of 152 mph on Sunday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in a newly designed semi-autonomous motorcar (SAM) developed by Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW). Schmidt, who has been paralyzed and unable to use his arms and legs since a racing accident in 2000, completed the record drive in between qualifying laps for the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500.  

Value Recovery | "There Are Two Kinds of People – There Are Good People"

By Carol Baroudi
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“And there are those who do not yet know that they are good.” This quote is from Mandar Apte, one of the panelists on my “Building Substantive and Collaborative Networks” panel at Sustainatopia in San Francisco earlier this month.

Arrow Electronics Proudly Sponsors Colorado Symphony Very Young Composers’ Performance

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CENTENNIAL, Colo., May 9, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE:ARW) is the presenting sponsor of Saturday's special Colorado Symphony performance at the Denver Performing Arts Center, which featured the orchestra playing musical compositions created by elementary-school students from Cole Arts & Sciences Academy, a Title 1 school in Denver’s Five Points Neighborhood.

Arrow Electronics Wins PR Week 360 Global Award for Corporate Social Responsibility

Arrow’s DigiTruck Project Helping to Bridge the Digital Divide in Africa
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Centennial, Colo., May 2, 2016 /3BL Media/  – Arrow Electronics, Inc. (NYSE: ARW) walked away with top honors in the Corporate Social Responsibility category at the PR Week 360 Global Awards on Thursday in London. Arrow won for its DigiTruck project, which is helping to close the digital divide in Africa.

Ecovadis Conference 2016: Calling All Brands

Carol Baroudi
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Two weeks ago in Paris, EcoVadis held its annual conference, providing content to both its customers and its global staff of analysts, those ultimately responsible for scoring companies across a spectrum of corporate social responsibility and sustainability criteria.

From E-Waste to New Life: Behind the Scenes with Arrow’s Value Recovery Business

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Reduce, reuse, recycle. These are the “three R’s” of protecting our environment, a mantra taught in schools and repeated in brochures.

Most of us understand the first R: use less. And, the third, recycle, gets its share of attention, thanks to the seemingly ubiquitous recycling bins and programs around the world.

Reverse Logistics Is the Key to the Circular Economy

By Carol Baroudi, Arrow Electronics
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There can be no circular economy without reverse logistics. Reverse logistics is the arc that makes the circle; it is the turn in return.

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