Refurbed: Electronics recycling marketplace gets $54m for EU consolidation, overseas expansion

© Refurbed

Consumers can reduce their carbon footprints by shifting toward a circular economy, become carbon-neutral by planting one tree with every purchase from Refurbed 

 Electronic waste, or e-waste, is the fastest growing waste stream in the EU with less than 40% of all e-waste recycled, according to a recent parliamentary report. Thanks to Austrian startup Refurbed, unwanted electronic items are now given a new lease of life and sold via an online marketplace for refurbished products.Based in Vienna, Refurbed currently offers more than 11,000 products, ranging from smartphones to computer monitors. Each item is painstakingly refurbished, involving up to 40 different stages, by brand experts and suppliers.“We believe that refurbished products have to be...
Limited Reading

The rest of the content is only available if you are logged in.

Limited Reading

Edited by Suzanne Soh

Your payment was not successful.

Please make sure you have entered your payment details correctly. Or try again in a few moments.

small logo

The discount code you entered is invalid

Please make sure you have entered your discount code correctly. Or try again in a few moments.

Download successful.

Your sample has been sent. Please check your email.

By accessing and using and all pages within the domain (the “Website”), You accept and agree to have read, understood, accepted and agreed to be bound by the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy in full. If you disagree with all or any part of these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy, please do not use or continue any further use of this website. You acknowledge that you are aware that this Website contains an archive of existing content as at 31 December 2021 and is not being actively managed. We are under no obligation to update the content on this Website and, accordingly, no new content or articles will be posted to the Website after 31 December 2021.