E-Waste Management

Introduction:

E-waste is a popular, informal name for electronic products nearing the end of their "useful life." Mobile Phones, Smart Phones, Feature phone, I Phones, Laptop, Desktop, Thin Clients, Air Conditioners, Televisions, Refrigerators, Washing Machines, VCDs, stereos, copiers, and fax machines are common electronic products. Many of these products can be reused, refurbished, or recycled. E-waste has been one of the fastest growing waste streams in the world. While e-waste contains valuable materials such as aluminium, copper, gold, palladium and silver, it also contains harmful substances like cadmium, lead and mercury. In the absence of proper awareness, disposing e-waste in landfill can result in toxic emissions to the air, water and soil and pose a serious health and environmental hazards.


Under the guidelines of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India, E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 and M/S NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED stands committed to implement E-Waste Rules.


We, M/S NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED understand there is a need to encourage recycling of all useful and valuable material from e-waste so as to conserve the ever depleting natural resources. Recycling end-of-life discarded products is vital if we are to save resources and minimize landfill M/S NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED understands its responsibility and in this regards we have tied-up with one of the leading PRO namely SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD. for facilitating our customers to enable them to dispose of e-waste products after its end-of-life.


Recycling of E-waste:


The company has tied -up with PRO M/S SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD. For collection of all our E-waste on PAN India and disposes the same with their Registered Recyclers Customer can reach or call on Toll Free No 18003093444. Our representatives explain them about process of disposal and make them aware about nearest drop point available to drop the e-waste also give information about incentive we will offer to them against their end of life product. If any customer wants to handover the material from their door steps, we do send either our logistics team or M/S SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD. team to collect the items and channelize the same to our e-waste partner plant for final processing.


Benefit of recycling of E-waste:

. E-waste contains many valuable, recoverable materials such as aluminum, copper, gold, silver, plastics, and ferrous metals. In order to conserve natural resources and the energy needed to produce new electronic equipment from virgin resources, electronic equipment can be refurbished, reused, and recycled instead of being land filled.

. E-waste also contains toxic and hazardous materials including mercury, lead, cadmium, beryllium, chromium, and chemical flame retardants, which have the potential to leach into our soil and water.


. Protects your surroundings- Safe recycling of outdated electronics promotes sound management of toxic chemicals such as lead and mercury.


. Conserves natural resources- Recycling recovers valuable materials from old electronics that can be used to make new products. As a result, we save energy, reduce pollution, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and save resources by extracting fewer raw materials from the earth.


. Helps others - Donating your used electronics benefits your community by passing on ready-to-use or refurbished equipment to those who need it.


. Saves landfill space - E-waste is a growing waste stream. By recycling these items, landfill space is conserved.


Dos & Don’ts


Do’s:

. Always look for information on the catalogue with your product for end-of-life equipment handling.

. Always call our E-waste Authorized Collection Centres/points to dispose products that have reached end-of life.


. 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 Centres/Points.


. Always disconnect the battery from product, and ensure any glass surface is protected against breakage.


Don’ts:

. Do not dismantle your electronic Products on your own.

. Do not throw electronics in bins having “Do not Dispose” sign.


. Do not give e-waste to informal (Kabbadi) and unorganized sectors like Local Scrap Dealer/ Rag Pickers.


. Do not dispose your product in garbage bins along with municipal waste that ultimately reaches landfills.



E-WASTE RECYCLING & COLLECTION MECHANISM FOR CONSUMER

As per the E-waste Regulation under E-waste (Management) Rule, 2016 and M/S NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED being a good corporate citizen understands the responsibility towards environment and thus following the mechanism for collection of e-waste and channelizing it for safe recycling:’


How end consumer can reach us?

If any of the End consumer willing to dispose or recycle their end of life product /e-waste can call or reach us at our Recycling Partner toll free number, SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD. representative would explain our customers about process of disposal and make them aware about nearest drop point available to drop the e-waste or we send our logistic team to pick the e-waste from the doorstep of customer and channelize the same to the Registered Recyclers


WHAT SHOULD I DO WITH MY ELECTRONIC DISCARDS?


The mantra of "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" applies here.
• Reduce your generation of e-waste through smart handling and good maintenance.
• Reuse still functioning electronic equipment by donating to us.
• Recycle those products that cannot be repaired. Customer may handover their end of life products to our nearest drop points for proper Recycling.
We look forward to your support in ensuring safe and efficient disposal of e-waste which is a shared responsibility between our valued consumers and us. We value your co-operation.
To know more about safe and secure recycling and proper disposal of end-of-life electrical and Electronic Products Customer can contact at our toll-free number at: Toll free No.
18003093444

Designing better products

In order to reduce e-waste, we will design or import electronics that are safer, and more durable, repairable and recyclable.
Most importantly, this means using less toxic materials and ROHS CERTIFIED PRODUCTS ONLY
Under
Extended producer responsibility authorization we take responsibilities for the management and disposal of products at the end of their lives.


What can I do to be part of the e waste solution?


There are several ways that general practices can be mindful of the current situation, and begin to discard
Electronic waste in a responsible way.
It is no longer acceptable to leave electronic hardware on the nature.
Strip for garbage collection.
Our recycling Partner SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD., can be contacted to collect various types of e-waste that need to be removed and recycled, OR drop off e-waste to nearest collection points.
To find e-waste recycling service locations near your general practice, visit the Recycler websites http://swachenviroindia.com/


OUR E-waste policy-----

[NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED] is committed to the protection of health and the environment and is determined to minimise any adverse impacts from its activities.
[NEXGO INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED] is committed to addressing the following issues.
A) Promote awareness
B) Waste management
We will continue to promote, develop and implement waste prevention, reduction, reuse and recycling
On site in a systematic and cost-effective manner. We will use appropriately regulated waste management
Contractors to ensure safe management of hazardous and non-hazardous waste sent offsite in accordance
with best environmental practice.


Toll Free No. 18003093444 for End Consumer reach:
M/s SWACH ENVIRO INDIA E-WASTE PVT. LTD. has signed an agreement with OM LOGISTICS LTD for reverse logistics for Channelization of E-waste to the facility.


E-Waste material collection centre/point
Collection Facilities (Collection Point /Centres, Warehouse)