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Date Added: Mar 2015
Ongoing development of computer hardware contributes to the constant throwing old computers i.e. direct increase of electric and electronic equipment waste. This type of waste is a major threat to human health and the environment. By applying open source software solutions all users of computer hardware can significantly effect on the reduction of this type of waste. This paper is to present the advantages of using open source software package in terms of preserving and protecting the environment.