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Oct 11, 2017
Telangana govt announces policies on Internet of Things and e-waste managementThe Telangana government today announced a policy on Internet of Things (IoT), aimed at positioning the state as a leader in the area, and another policy on e-waste management.
Jun 13, 2017
Wipro clarifies that date to issue ADR bonus has not been decidedWipro's U.S. listed shares have been down nearly 6 percent over the past four sessions, following media reports of a sale of a part or whole company. However, the company denied the news reports last week.
Jun 05, 2017
World Environment Day: E-waste is a major problem for India and here is how you can help combat itAccording to a report by Assocham and KPMG pointed out that India is the fifth largest producer of e-waste amounting up to 18.5 lakh tonne of electronic tonnes per day.
Jun 05, 2017
Electronic Waste: Are we neglecting a real threat to human and environmental health?Array
Jun 02, 2017
World Environment Day 2017: The Batti Project uses e-waste to bring light to remote homesThe founders of The Batti Project, Rajiv Rathod and Merwyn Coutinho, are making light (out) of waste
May 05, 2017
Good guy Xiaomi will pay you to let it recycle all your e-waste; you just need to fill a formXiaomi India has launched an initiative to take back and recycle old, unused electronics products in the country.
May 03, 2017
Dump e-waste near Ram Ganga, pay Rs 1 lakh in compensation, says National Green TribunalThe National Green Tribunal on Wednesday announced that anyone found dumping electronic waste (e-waste) on the banks of river Ramganga in Moradabad in Uttar Pradesh would have to pay Rs one lakh as environment compensation.
Jan 16, 2017
Electronic waste has reached severe levels in Asia; threat to health and environmentThe waste from discarded electronic gadgets and electrical appliances has reached severe levels in East Asia, posing a growing threat to health and the environment unless safe disposal becomes the norm.
May 26, 2016
Did you know India is fifth largest producer of e-waste in the world?India has emerged as the fifth largest producer of e-waste in the world, discarding roughly 18.5 lakh metric tonnes of electronic waste each year, a study has revealed.
Jan 04, 2016
CAG indicts national pollution control body over its apathy to e-waste managementThe national auditing authority has slammed the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) for its lackadaisical attitude in the disposal of ever-increasing electronic waste in the country as it neither had access to the basic information on the quantity of e-waste generated from a variety of electronic tools which were rendered as junk, nor the manner of their disposal