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E-Waste On Continuous Rise In Delhi-NCR, By 2020 It Is Likely To Generate 1.50 Lakh Metric Tonnes Of Waste, Says Assocham Report

Odisha To Start Awareness Programme On E-waste
Delhi E-Waste News
Delhi’s e-waste is on a continuous rise. The city is India’s second biggest generator of e-waste after Mumbai, generating about 85,000 metric tonnes annually ...
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United Nations Warns Of Increase In E-waste And Urges Recycling Of Hazardous Waste

E-waste production in India can go up by 2020
E-Waste News Waste Management
Only 20 percent of all e-waste, or 8.9 tonnes, generated last year was documented as properly recycled, while the fate of a full 76 percent of all e-waste around the globe is unknown, Wednesday's report found ...
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Environment Ministry Proposes Relaxation In E-Waste Collection Targets For Industries

How To Make E-Waste Recycling Commercially Viable, Government Looks At Options
Delhi E-Waste News
The new proposed rules for e-waste collection, relax the existing collection targets for the industry, as they were struggling to comply ...
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E-Waste On Ramganga Banks Has Toxic Chemicals: Uttar Pradesh Authorities To National Green Tribunal

E-Waste On Ramganga Banks Has Toxic Chemicals: Uttar Pradesh Authorities To National Green Tribunal
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh
The analysis report submitted by Uttar Pradesh authorities said that there is a presence of metals like chromium, cadmium, copper, lead, nickel, manganese and zinc in the waste dumped near the Ramganga river ...
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Trashonomics, A Book That Teaches Children How To Turn Waste Into Wealth

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Waste Management
With fun facts, graphics and pictures, the book 'Trashonomics' explains young minds the importance of waste management ...
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E-Waste Generation May Increase By 1800 Per Cent, Says ASSOCHAM-KPMG Report

E-waste production in India can go up by 2020
News Waste Management
Only 2 per cent of India’s 18 lakh metric tonnes of e-waste is recycled, making India one of the worst performers globally, in terms of e-waste recycling ...
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How To Make E-Waste Recycling Commercially Viable, Government Looks At Options

How To Make E-Waste Recycling Commercially Viable, Government Looks At Options
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The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology believes e-waste recycling R&D processes can become economically viable if infrastructure and training tools are obtained under the public-private partnership programmes ...
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Central Pollution Control Board And Not State Boards To Monitor E-Waste Management

Central Pollution Control Board And Not State Boards To Monitor E-Waste Management
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The Central Pollution Control Board was given the Extended Producer Responsibility authorisation under the new e-waste rules after the parliamentary committee took note of the poor performance by state pollution control boards ...
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E-Waste In Northeast India: How Assam Is Planning To Fight The Rising Crisis

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Assam Independence Day Waste Management
With nearly 14,000 tonnes of e-waste produced annually, Assam will need to stringent provisions to tackle its e-waste problem ...
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This Social Enterprise In Bengaluru Is Recycling E-Waste

Saahas Zero Waste: A Social Enterprise In Bengaluru Is Recycling E-Waste
Karnataka News Waste Management
In this urban landscape where waste disposal has become a huge issue, Saahas Zero Waste, a social socio-environmental company in Bengaluru is aiming at making maximum social impact in the area of sustainable urban development by converting e-wastes into resources ...
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Goa Steps Up Its Swachh Game, Comes Up With Its First E-Waste Treatment Plant

Goa Steps Up Its Swachh Game, Comes Up With Its First E-Waste Treatment Plant
Goa News
Being the fifth largest producer of e-waste, India generates 18.5 lakh tonnes of electronic waste per year of which merely 1.5 per cent is treated ...
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Goa’s Lack Of E-Waste Recycling Facility May Contaminate Landfill Site: IT Company

Goa’s Lack Of E-Waste Recycling Facility May Contaminate Landfill Site: IT Company
Goa News
At a workshop on dealing with e-waste, Manufacturers Association for Information Technology (MAIT) suggested that scrap dealers should be imparted with training on how to deal with electronic waste ...
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