E-waste scenario in India, its management and implications

  title={E-waste scenario in India, its management and implications},
  author={Sushant B. Wath and P. S. Dutt and Tapan Chakrabarti},
  journal={Environmental Monitoring and Assessment},
Electronic waste or E-waste comprises of old, end-of-life electronic appliances such as computers, laptops, TVs, DVD players, refrigerators, freezers, mobile phones, MP3 players, etc., which have been disposed of by their original users. E-waste contains many hazardous constituents that may negatively impact the environment and affect human health if not properly managed. Various organizations, bodies, and governments of many countries have adopted and/or developed the environmentally sound… 

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