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Globally, consumers threw away 41.5 million tons of electronics in 2011. Unless something changes, by 2016 we’ll be tossing out 93.5 million tons.Lovely.
But with a little elbow grease and a lot of creativity, at least some of that stuff can be transformed into beautiful objects of art, jewelry, decorative items — even practical things like clocks and lamps.
We’ve scoured the net looking for some of the best examples of recycled computer parts.