What is E-WASTE?

Electronic waste or e-waste describes discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage, recycling or disposal are also considered e-waste. Informal processing of electronic waste in developing countries may cause serious health and pollution problems, as these countries have limited regulatory oversight of e-waste processing.

What should we do with the electronic dicards?

What should I do with my electronic discards?
The mantra of " Reduce, Reuse, Recycle " applies here.

  • Reduce your generation of e-waste through smart procurement and good maintenance.
  • Reuse still functioning electronic equipment by donating or selling it to someone who can still use it.
  • Recycle those products that cannot be repaired. To find an organization that will manage your electronics for recycling,
E-waste: How big of a problem is electronic waste?