Villagers suffer breathing difficulties due to illegal burning of e-wastes

Based on a telephonic complaint filed by a farmer, M Kumar from Kalathimadam, police inspector R Santhakumari from Alangulam sub-division conducted an inspection on Wednesday night.

published on : 17th March 2023

Modi stresses turning e-waste into gold, focuses on millet-rich diet

“If e-waste is not disposed of properly, it can harm our environment. But if done carefully, it can become a great force in the circular economy of recycle and reuse,”

published on : 30th January 2023

E-waste, a growing worry for hi-tech Hyderabad

Experts say strict rules should be formulated & enacted for proper disposal of electronic and electrical devices

published on : 2nd December 2022

E-waste list gets lengthier with 106 items

Asked about the new rules, an official of the KSPCB told TNIE that the state generated around 1.2 lakh tonnes of e-waste in the 2021-2022 FY.

published on : 7th November 2022

Improper disposal of e-waste will be penalised: Madurai Collector

Collector Dr S Aneesh Sekhar advised the public to follow the guidelines for e-waste disposal in the district as notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forests, and Climate Change.

published on : 29th October 2022

Graveyard of  E-waste 

Arif made his way in the labyrinthine alleys of Seelampur, while his smoking addiction stuck on. 

published on : 3rd October 2022

Thattukadai: E-waste is gold!

The New Indian Express' reporters on the spicy happenings across Tamil Nadu in the week that was.

published on : 19th September 2022

Hey, where’s your old mobile?

Researchers have found city residents are unaware of how to dispose of e-waste. The dearth of collection centres adds to the woe

published on : 20th August 2022

India’s first e-waste eco park to come up in Holambi Kalan in Delhi

He said an 11-member steering committee has been formed and Delhi State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (DSIIDC) has been made its implementing agency.

published on : 9th July 2022

VMC organises awareness drive to sensitise people about safe disposal of e-waste

Mayor Rayana Bhagya Lakshmi said that  flower markets and wedding halls usually dump their waste on  ditches or dumping yards. 

published on : 19th June 2022