E-WASTE MANAGEMENT

What is a responsible way of disposing of e-waste?

Have you ever wondered what happens to your old phone, TV, or computer when you get a new one? Well, they simply don't just disappear! Rather, they find a way into our neighbourhood dump yards and get mixed with other household waste. You may have seen in your neighbouring scrap yard that people are manually dismantling discarded electronic equipment or burning it. This unhealthy practice exposes them to hazardous substances.

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Did you know?

  • Virtually, 100% of e-waste is recyclable.
  • Recycling one million laptops saves the same amount of energy that it would take to power 3,657 homes each year.
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Pune Unites for 'Pehel-2024': A Citywide Effort Tackles Waste

Pune witnessed a remarkable display of community spirit on the occasion of Sant Gadge Maharaj's birth anniversary. A city-wide campaign named

The campaign's inauguration ceremony was held at Shyamaprasad Mukherjee Park, graced by renowned musician Dr. Salil Kulkarni and Dr. Kunal Kh... Read more


Photo Story

Recent flash floods across the towns and cities in the lap of Himalayan region brought forth destruction, devastation and disaster risks to the forefront. In this photo story we bring to you destruction at the school based on the manjhi river bank, vulnerability of poor household situated adjacent to river bank and reconstruction work post the flashflood in Bhagau Nag area of dharamshala.