International Journal of Waste Resources

International Journal of Waste Resources
Open Access

ISSN: 2252-5211

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Dolores Queiruga

Dolores Queiruga
Edificio Quintiliano. C/ La Cigüeña 60. 26006 Logroño,

  • Review Article
    The Reuse of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE). A Bibliometric Analysis
    Author(s): Dolores Queiruga and Araceli Queiruga-DiosDolores Queiruga and Araceli Queiruga-Dios

    The management of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) has much scope for improvement in almost all countries. Some legislation, such as the European Directive, aims to increase reuse, to prevent such equipment from being recycled without being reused. In this sense, the reuse of WEEE has a huge interest from an economic, environmental, legal, and social viewpoint. However, this has not been studied much so far. This paper adopts a bibliometric analysis of the scholarly literature that has addressed the study of reuse of WEEE. For the purpose, we have examined 32 papers on this topic, indexed up to 2014 in the Scopus database, and have identified trends and opportunities related to the what, how, and where of the research in this matter. The results show the need for further investigations on certain aspects of reuse in or.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2252-5211.1000177

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