E-Waste Management

E-waste Management

India generated 708,445 tons e-waste in 2017-18 and 771,215 tons the following fiscal. In 2019-20, the figure rose 32 per cent to 1,014,961 tons. The figures have taken into account the 21 types of electrical and electronic equipment’s listed in the E-Waste Management Rules, 2016.

Electronic waste or e-waste describes discarded electrical or electronic devices. Used electronics which are destined for refurbishment, reuse, resale, salvage recycling through material recovery, or disposal are also considered e-waste. Informal processing of e-waste in developing countries can lead to adverse human health effects and environmental pollution.


Producers under E-waste 2016 Rules

'Producer' means any person who, irrespective of the selling technique used such as dealer, retailer, e-retailer, etc.

  • Manufactures and offers to sell electrical and electronic equipment and their components or consumables or parts or spares under its own brand.
  • Offers to sell under its own brand, assembled electrical and electronic equipment and their components or consumables or parts or spares produced by other manufacturers or suppliers
  • Offers to sell imported electrical and electronic equipment and their components or consumables or parts or spares.

About EPR (Extended Producer Responsibility)

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is the responsibility of every producer of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) for channelization of e-waste to an authorised dismantler / recycler to ensure environmentally sound management of such waste. Extended Producer Responsibility may comprise of implementing take back system or setting up of collection centres or both and having agreed arrangements with authorised dismantler or recycler either individually or collectively through a Producer Responsibility Organisation (PRO). EPR authorisation is mandatory and has to be obtained by all the producers including importers, e-retailers/on-line sellers/e-bay etc. of EEE covered in E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016.

About PRO

Producer Responsibility Organisation’ means a professional organisation authorised or financed collectively or individually by producers, which can take the responsibility for collection and channelization of e-waste generated from the ‘end-of-life’ of their products to ensure environmentally sound management of such e-waste.

Do’s for E- Waste

  • Make sure that all electrical and electronic products are required to be handed over only to the Authorized recycler for recycling.
  • Always call our E-waste Authorized Collection centers / points to dispose products that have reached end-of life.
  • You can also deposit your e-waste directly at the collection centers.
  • Always drop your used electronic products batteries or any accessories when they reach the end of their life at your nearest Authorized E-waste collection centers point.
  • Keep the e-waste in isolated area, after it becomes non-functional/un-repairable so as to prevent its accidental breakage.
  • Always disconnect the battery from product and ensure any glass surface is protected against breakage.

Don'ts for E- Waste

  • Do not dismantle your electronic products on your own.
  • Do not give E-waste to informal (Kabadi) and unorganized sectors like Local Scrap Dealer Rag Pickers.
  • The product should not be opened by the User himself/herself, but only by trained and authorized service personnel.
  • Do not keep any replaced spare part(s) from the product in exposed area
  • Do not dispose your product in garbage bins along with municipal waste that ultimate reaches landfills.

Process Flow

Collection CENTRES
S. No. State City Address Branch Manager Name Contact No
1 New Delhi New Delhi Plot No. 619, Block A, Near Tata Telco Service Station, Rangpuri, Mahipalpur Delhi - 110037 RAJKUMAR POONIA 18005723605/9810053907
2 Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad A-227, Ground Floor Behind Radisson Blu Hotel, Kaushambi Ghaziabad, UP- 201012 ANUJ POONIA 18005723605/9999166155
Lucknow S 317, Transport Nagar, Near RTO Office, Lucknow , UP- 226012 MR.KRISHAN KUMAR 18005723605/9335166155/
3 Maharashtra Daman & Diu And Dadar & Nagar  Haveli Mumbai Plot No. 92, Gali No. – 01, Sector, 19C, Vashi Navi Mumbai – 400705 BALWAN SINGH 18005723605/9372166155/
Pune Plot No 24, Sector 4, Shikshak Colony, Near Spine City, Moshi Pradhikaran, Maharashtra- 412105 VED PRAKASH 18005723605/9370939911
Nagpur Plot No-36 Near P.D Hospital Khadgaon Road, Wadi Nagpur, Nagpur-440023 Mr.Jaswant Ruhil 18005723605/9834050247
4 Tamil Nadu Madurai Door No-94/17 Sathiya Moorthy Nagar Thomas road, opp-Central Warehouse Godown By Pass Road Madurai, Madurai-625016 Mr.Vinod 18005723605/9940722983
Coimbatore NO-12/293 Mettupalyam Road,Vellakinar Piruvu, Coimbatore-641029 Mr.Ravi 18005723605/9994323847
Chennai 3/27 Sakthi Garden Phase II, Senneerkuppam, Poonamallee, Near Bisleri Water Plant, Tamil Nadu-600056 MR.FIROJ KHAN 18005723605/9363166155/
5 Haryana Chandigarh Gurugram J-171, New Palam Vihar Phase- 1, Gurgaon, Haryana 122017 MR.RAJESH 18005723605/9711563229
6 Telangana Hyderabad Plot No.-111,JK Nagar Quthbullapur Rangaraddy Near Bharat Patrol Pump,Hyderabad-500055 MR.Vinod 18005723605/9395166155/
7 Karnataka Bangalore No.43 1st floor 2nd Main D.D.U.T.T.L., Yeshwantpur, Karnataka -560022 MR.RATAN LAL 18005723605/9886250346
Mangalore Opp. Hindustan Lever Ltd, Sultan, Mangalore, Karnataka-575003 MR.VIKASH 18005723605/9343166155
8 Assam Nagaland  sikkim Mizoram Meghalaya Manipur Tripura Guwahati HN-34, Kundil Nagar Basistha Chariali, Near Parbhat Apartment, Guwahati-781029 MR.SISHRAM 18005723605/9864048000
9 Madhya Pradesh Bhopal C-317, ShriRameshwaram, Baghmugaliya, Bhopal 462043 Mr.Kuldeep 18005723605/9300211877
Indore 1 st Floor, 32 T.T.Nagar, Behind Kataria Complex , Ring Road Dewas Naka Indore , MP-452010 MR.Yogesh 18005723605/9303114152
10 Bihar Patna Dr. A K Pandey (IPS) Malyanil, Buddha Colony, Bihar-800001 MR.B.N DASS 18005723605/9934263618
11 West Bengal Siliguri Burdwan Road Siliguri, Ganga nagar, Siliguri-734005 Mr.Aman 18005723605/9832097545
Kolkata 104 B T ROAD , SHED NO -
15/3, R I C I E , BLOCK -2, Near by locknath mandir BONHOOGHLY KOLKATA, WB – 700108
MR.VIKASH KUMAR 18005723605/9674030500
12 Punjab Chandigarh Shop No: -15 & 16, Pabhat Road,Opp – Tennis Academy, Zirakpur, Punjab-140603 MR.Rajesh 18005723605/9316166155
13 Rajasthan Jaipur 81, 200 ft. By Pass, Near Ajmer, Road, Heerapura, Rajasthan - 302021 MR.YOGESH SAHARAN 18005723605/9309413301
JAMMU 181133
MR.DHARAMPAL 18005723605/9599917352
15 Kerela Lakshadweep Cochin H.O -Building No-11/286A Kallarackal House Palliamkara, Near HMT Post Office Ernakulam
H.M.T Colony  P.O, Cochin, Kerala -683504
Mr.Ramesh 18005723605/8891991199
16 Gujarat Ahmedabad Shop No D-9, Pushp Tenament, Behind Mony Hotel, Isanpur, Gujarat - 382443 MR.SANDEEP 18005723605/9375688099
Surat CG-20, Sainath Complex Near Darshan Hotal, AL Umbhel Kadodara Tal.Kamrej, Surat-394225 r.Krishan Kumar Swa 18005723605/9377895537
Vadodra KTC House, Opp. Bundy India Near Sussen Circle Vadsar Road, Ekarpura Vadodra, Vadodra-390010 Mr.Prakash Poonia 18005723605/9327200656
17 Orissa Bhubneswar 2946/7055 Saptasati Bihar, Near Isa Diagnostic, Rasulgarh
Palasuni, Bhubneswar-751010
Mr.NIHAR MOHAATRA 18005723605/9337902236
18 Jharkhand Ranchi Radha Complex Khel Gaon More, Deepa Toli Ranchi Mr.Ramesh 18005723605/9334793207
Jamshedpur Near Howrah Bridge Beside Crain Stand, Kalimati Road Sakchi, Jamshedpur-831001 Mr.Harish 18005723605/9334608428
19 Uttrakhand Rudrapur A-11 Ring Road Awas Vikash, Rudrapur U.S.NAGAR, Rudrapur-274204 Mandeep Kumar 18005723605/9557088500
Dehradun Prem Nagar IMA, Dehradun Uttrakhand, Dehradun Mr.Sandeep 18005723605/97602985500
20 Himachal Himachal Darnu, K.B Dharamshala dist Kangra, Himachal, Himachal-176215 Mr.Ajay 18005723605/8091126007
21 Goa Goa Shop No.40, Iind Floor Ponda Commerce Center, Near IDBI Bank Tisk Ponda Goa, Goa-403401 Mr.Mangi Ram 18005723605/9822115763
22 Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam Godown No-12-18/3 Near Mary Palam Bus Stop, Lankelapalem Visakhapatnam, Visakhapatnam-531021 Mr.Jogti Ram 18005723605/9391833223
23 Arunachal Pradesh Itanagar Mithun Gate Near Town Baptist, Church Nyokum Lapang Itanagar, Itanagar-791111 Mr.Atul Hussain 18005723605/8794478851
24 Chhattisgarh Raipur MIG 245 Kabir Nagar Near Commercial Complex, Raipur Chhattisgarh, Chhattisgarh-492099 Mr.Sandeep 18005723605/9300403425
Sr.No. Name Address Contact No.
1. M/s Rajat Freight Carriers Transport Nagar, Opposite ICICI bank ATM , Saharanpur Road, Dehradun (Uttarakhand) 87555770086,
2. M/s Trans-Jit Exress Plot no. -65, S. R. Gardens, Sativalpalem, STBL Projects Ltd., Sheetalnagar, Visakhapatnam- 530011 (Andhra Pradesh) 8919080199,
3. M/s General Roadways Shop no. 20, Sardar Patel Sewa Sansthan, (Near Kidwal Nagar By pass road) Virat Nagar, Kanpur- 208011 (Uttar pradesh) 0512-2607934
4. M/s India Cargo Movers 34/2 Gopalpura, Tehsil Mhow, Dist. Indore (Madhya Pradesh) 9009554834,
5. M/s Ashish Road Lines Near ACC Main Gate, Jamul, Bhilai-490024 Durg (Chattisgarh) 70000974200,
6. M/s Mahadev Tempo Services Shop No. 1, New Anaj Mandi, Panipat- 132103 (Uttar Pradesh) 9812192250,
M/s. Namo E-Waste Management Ltd.
List of EEE Items Recycler can recycle
Sr.No. Categories of electrical and electronic equipment EEE Code
i. Information technology and telecommunication equipment  

Centralized data processing: ITEW1
Personal Computing: Personal Computers (Central Processing Unit with input and output devices) ITEW2
Personal Computing: Laptop Computers (Central Processing Unit with input and output devices) ITEW3
Personal Computing: Notebook Computers ITEW4
Personal Computing: Notepad Computers ITEW5
Printers including cartridges ITEW6
Copying equipment ITEW7
Electrical and electronic typewriters ITEW8
User terminals and systems ITEW9
Facsimile ITEW10
Telex ITEW11
Telephones ITEW12
Pay telephones ITEW13
Cordless telephones ITEW14
Cellular telephones ITEW15
Feature phones
Smart phones
Answering systems ITEW16
ii. Consumer electrical and electronics:  


Television sets (including sets based on (Liquid Crystal   Display and Light Emitting Diode technology) CEEW1
Refrigerator CEEW2
Washing Machine CCEW3
Air-conditioners excluding centralized air conditioning plants CCEW4
Fluorescent and other Mercury containing lamps CEEW5