Wanted for India: a circular economy
India can be clean only if there is a proper circular economy in place providing environmental, social and economic benefits
'Tsunami of e-waste' to hit the world soon, warns new UN report
The sheer volume of production, lack of recycling and poor abiding of laws means that the globe could be in for a doomsday scenario, it notes
As told to Parliament (September 23, 2020): E-waste up 43% in 3 years
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Stuffed inside used vehicles, thousands of tonnes of e-waste reach Nigeria every year
About three-fourths of 60,000 tonnes of used electronic equipment shipped to Nigeria in both 2015 and 2016 originated from EU ports
Is Delhi prepared to handle its e-waste?
In India, over 95 per cent of e-waste generated is managed by the unorganised sector. Integrating and formalising this sector can help …
व्यवस्था का मारा ई-कचरा
ई-कचरा उत्पादक देशों में भारत पांचवें स्थान पर है, लेकिन देश में पैदा हाेने वाले इस कचरे को लेकर कोई सरकारी आंकड़े उपलब्ध नहीं ...
‘Tsunami’ of e-waste rolling out over the world
Annually, one million people die from occupational poisoning, says UNEP chief
Inaction in waste management leading to huge economic loss
Huge investment needed to clean billions of tonnes of waste that has been dumped across the world