upcycled art

Artist Gabriel Dishaw repurposes e-waste into adorable Optimus Prime sculpture, called Upcycled Prime

Every year, nearly 50 million tons, of e-waste, are generated across the world, of which only around 12.5-percent is actually recycled and used again. Apart from the obvious environmental issues, the rapidly-growing volume of global electronic waste has been proven to cause severe health problems, such as respiratory ailments, neurological disorders and even lead poisoning.…