What is E-Waste?

What Is E-Waste? Electronic waste or E Waste is electronic products that have become unwanted, non-working, obsolete and its end of life is to considered as E Waste. E-waste is a popular, term used to indicate electronic products nearing their end of life. The generic word E-waste is globally used for waste created by waste stream. It has been defined in various ways by various agencies. In general, the equipment run by electricity (both AC and DC) having PCB to control/regulate the functional aspects of equipment either declared obsolete; EOL would be the e-waste. E-Waste examples Computers, Refrigerators, televisions, VCRs, stereos, copiers, and fax machines are common electronic products. Obsolete Electrical and Electronic Equipment discarded in abundance in the past in both developing and developed Nations as the technology is changing every day. Many of these products can be reused, refurbished, or recycled. The developing countries like India and China are the emerging economies. They are facing a flow of huge quantity of e-waste in their countries via domestic generation as well as illegal imports. India generated E Waste about 2.2 million Tons each year by the 2018. A report by CAG found that 4 lakh tons of electronic waste…

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