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Programme ‘Clean E-Bhubaneswar’ Led To Collection And Proper Disposal Of Several Tonnes Of E-Waste In The City

Programme ‘Clean E-Bhubaneswar’ Led To Collection And Proper Disposal Of Several Tonnes Of E-Waste In The City
E-Waste News Odisha
The 'Clean E-Bhubaneswar' programme, undertaken with the support of International Finance Corporation (IFC) and European Union, is being implemented by IFC under IFCEU Eco-Cities Programme to address Bhubaneswar's e-waste management challenge ...
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This Ganesh Chaturthi, Bappa Is All Set To Take Away E-Waste Woes Of Pune Devotees

Ganesh Chaturthi Maharashtra
Devotees in Pune can visit the Shree Kasba Ganapati Mandal and deposit all types of electronic waste between September 13 to 22, which will then be given to recycling facilities ...
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Combating The E-Waste Menace: How Waste Pickers In Pune Prevented 1,000 Kilos Of Waste From Going To The Landfill

E-Waste Maharashtra Waste Warriors Of India
1,000 kilos of e-waste was collected in one year at the recycling centre at Dhankawadi in Pune, thanks to the efforts of waste pickers ...
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Creating Job Opportunities From E-Waste: India-Born Australian Scientist Shows The Way

How To Make E-Waste Recycling Commercially Viable, Government Looks At Options
E-Waste News
Veena Sahajwalla, a scientist in Sydney, is the inventor of ‘microfactories’ that claims transform e-waste into reusable material to be converted into ceramics and plastic filaments for 3D printing ...
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E-Waste On The Rise: India Is Now One Of The Top Five E-Waste Producers In The World: Report

India’s E-Waste On The Rise, Is Now One Of The Top Five E-Waste Producers In The World: ASSOCHAM-NEC
E-Waste News
According to a joint study by ASSOCHAM-NEC, Maharashtra contributes the most to the 2 million tonnes of e-waste generated in India. The state generates 19.8 per cent (3,96,000 tonnes per annum) of country’s e-waste, but recycles only about 47,810 tonnes per annum ...
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From Old To Gold: Tap Your Creative Side To Upcycle Your Used CDs

Do It Yourself E-Waste
According to a recent report by ASSOCHAM-NEC, India generates around 2 million tonnes of e-waste every year. It is time that you contribute less to it by reusing old CDs and DVDs ...
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Old Laptops, Phones Can Make You Money – Rajasthan Government To Buy E-Waste For Recycling Purposes

Old Laptops, Phones Can Make You Money - Rajasthan Government To Buy E-Waste For Recycling Purposes
E-Waste Rajasthan
In a welcoming move, Rajasthan’s government has decided to deal with the mounting problem of e-waste and plastic generation in the state through an innovative solution ...
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Plan How To Record Nature And Quantity Of E-Waste In Two Months: Delhi High Court Tells Centre

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Delhi E-Waste News
The Delhi High Court ordered that steps taken should be time bound and directed the ministry to also indicate how e-waste was being managed and disposed of at present by the industries ...
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In A First, This Book Aims To Teach Children The Right Way To Dispose Of Used Bulbs, Tube Lights And Batteries

In A First, This Book Aims To Teach Children The Right Way To Dispose Of Used Bulbs, Tube Lights And Batteries
E-Waste Waste Management
In order to inculcate the habit among children of safely stocking and disposing of items like tube lights, bulbs and batteries, after these has become dysfunctional, this Bengaluru based organisation has come out with books easy to use products ...
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As Ministry Of Environment Reduces E-Waste Targets Again, Experts Voice Concern On How The Move May Backfire

E-waste collection targets have been further reduced
E-Waste News
With India’s e-waste generation projected to touch 50 million by 2020, collection of e-waste for recycling remains woefully low ...
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Delhi High Court Asks About Methods To Dispose E-Waste, Authorities Fail To Give A Satisfactory Response

E-waste production in India can go up by 2020
Delhi E-Waste News
The Delhi High Court raised concern over rise of e-waste in the city and asked the civic bodies whether there is any plan on its disposal ...
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High Amounts Of Heavy Metals In Ground Water In Delhi’s Krishna Vihar, Says Research

High Amounts Of Heavy Metals In Ground Water In Delhi's Krishna Vihar
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The high levels of heavy metal contamination in groundwater in the area has potential pollution and human health implications ...
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