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The commercial audio-visual business relies on technology obsolescence and replacement for a large part of its revenue growth, which results in a substantial volume of discarded end-of-life products. Research shows a direct relationship between the replacement of outdated electronics and the amount of waste it generates. In a review of commercial AV standards, there are no industry recommendations or practices concerning AV electronics disposal or recycling, nor guidance by manufacturers for responsible disposal of their products. Watch this educational session presented by Christina DeBono and Joe Perez at ISE 2023 : “Controlling AV Electronic Waste There is no “Away” When You Throw It Away”