Inviting Solutions for E-Waste Management

Last Date Feb 13,2020 23:45 PM IST (GMT +5.30 Hrs)
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E-Waste Se Raksha ...

E-Waste Se Raksha

Today, electronic waste poses a significant challenge for the society. With the introduction of innovative features and upgradation, people are changing their devices by discarding the old ones, thereby contributing in generation of electronic waste significantly. An effective collection and disposal system, as well as a recycling of end-of-life electronic devices in responsible manner is important for protecting the health and environment.

Awareness Programme on Environmental Hazards of Electronic Waste is being implemented across India by MeitY to create awareness among the public about the hazards of e-waste recycling by the informal sector and educate them about alternate methods of disposing their e-waste. The programme also stresses the need for adopting environment friendly e-waste recycling practices, vis-à-vis, collection and recycling mechanism. MeitY is also promoting R&D to develop technological solutions for e-waste management in environment friendly manner.

Here, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) invites entries from citizens on the theme: Environment-friendly methods/measures for disposal and recycling of e-waste

Technical Parameters: The participant should submit the written entries with the following technical parameters:
a)PDF file format only;
b)Using Text font size 12 among font type Cambria or Times New Roman or equivalent Unicode Hindi Text
c)The Line spacing would be 1.15
d)Paper Margins allowing 1-inch margins on all four sides and justify text on both sides
e)Word limit - Maximum 3 pages as per specifications

Prizes:
1st : Rs. 15,000/-
2nd : Rs. 10,000/-
3rd : Rs. 5,000/-

Last date of submission is 13th February, 2020.

Click here to read the Terms and Conditions

For any queries, connect to:
ewaste@meity.gov.in

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Vedant Tupe 1 year 5 months ago

PROBLEM: E-Waste is not only increasing but also accumulating in hazardous state.

SUGGESTION: Is to create a Network from Local level Collection to National Level Disposal

REFORMS:
*More Public Awareness
*Installation of Metallic Detectors/ Magnetic Seperator at Landfills
*Incentive Rag Pickers to collect E Waste
*Let Gram Panchayat & Urban Societies collect and sell E Waste, can earn Revenue through it
*Classification of collected waste to be auctioned online for reuse/ repair/ recycle

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Niranjan M 1 year 5 months ago

Internal cleaning in minds-
Before cleaning outside environment we should first clean our inside minds. The outside is polluted due to pollution of unwanted wastes or thoughts which are destructive. So be adopting good practices and true ethical and voluble policies we should change ourselves to a clean and green healthy being.Several other invented policies which are technologically accessible, economically feasible and culturally acceptable can be adopted along with sustainable

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Shashank Chaudhari 1 year 5 months ago

e-Waste is not a problem its opportunity to boost electronic sector of india throung employment generation, product designing, rare earth metal obtaining. This will finally achieve our lager goal of sustainable economic and environmental devlopment. Thank you. Please review our solution for emerging new India!!!

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Mayuresh Nimbalkar 1 year 5 months ago

in this competition topic on e-waste management so that our firstly priority is that how to work on e-waste management basically some important point i have mentioned in that content and i m studying in msw and i have think about e-waste management and social view is important so that many of issues and challenges to e-waste, environment and human health realted problems and government should have creat new policy from the e-waste management