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MPs accuse Amazon, Apple of dodging recycling, e-waste responsibilities

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The UK is lagging behind other countries in recycling small electronics, according to a new report on Electronic Waste and the Circular Economy from the House of Commons' Environmental Audit Committee (EAC).

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