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February 24, 2011


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Lynn Daven

I agree with you. But Buyers should also know of the processes and facilities where they could do their own recycling. Maybe there should be more information on what facilities are available in the area. That way, those who are interested in solar panels are also informed about recycling policies.

Sara swain

the problem is these technologies are not developed with recycle-ability in mind. Is the end life of of the products were understood and investment during the development stage we would not have this issue so much of the older solar panels are failing now and been put into landfills when they can be recycled.

Solar Hot Water System

Nice post man.I like the content.

Solar Panels

The ability of solar panels to produce electricity for homes is indeed remarkable and fascinating. With all the information I have read in this article, I agree with you that installing such panels in one's house is a great investment for everyone since these basically lasts up to 25 years and are 90% recyclable!Truly a hi-tech gadget that is worth every dollar!

Solar Panels

Now that you mentioned that solar panels are 90% recyclable, then this makes them quite valuable. Plus, one can gets tons of savings on electric bills, making them a cost-effective alternative to free source of solar energy.


Solar Panels in Cardiff

I agree that it's unlikely that solar panels will create new e-waste because it can't be put in the same category as tvs, phones and so on. It's more similar to cars in terms of the cost and how long they will last. They are more of a long term investment and will not be thrown away after a few years. However there is a chance that in 25 years time we will have a large amount of old solar panels to deal with.

painter phoenix

Lets face it, when you walk into a house or different room, the color can stand out in a variety of ways, but usually the feeling is good or bad.

supra foot

thanks for your article,like your blog very much,well done

Ian Worrall

One should certainly expect that an envronmentally friendly industry will recycle its dead panels

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