bE-Responsible : E-waste awareness & collection 

Location : South Zone and Mahadevapura Zone, Bengaluru

Supported By : VMWare, Western Digital

Implementation Partner : ENSYDE  

E-waste has emerged as the fastest growing waste stream in the last decade and India is the 5th largest producer of e-waste. Bengaluru, which is the IT hub of the country is the 3rd largest generator of e-waste in India. E-waste contains many substances that are hazardous to human health pose a serious threat if not handled carefully. Only 30% of e-waste gets recycled, of which close to 90% is recycled by the informal sector which results in poor resource recovery and uncontrolled release of the hazardous material into the environment.

The objective of the bE-Responsible project is to provide awareness to households, schools, Institutions and Offices about the dangers of e-waste and facilitate collection of non-bulk e-waste. As part of this project, public drop boxes have been placed at convenient location for people to drop their e-waste. The program is being run in South Zone and Mahadevapura Zone of Bengaluru. To arrange for an awareness campaign and monthly collection for your RWA/Institution, contact 7349737586
The project is being implemented with our partner NGO ENSYDE

bE-Responsible : E-waste
awareness & collection

Location : Bengaluru 

Implementation Partner : ENSYDE 

Supported By : VMWare  

E-waste has emerged as the fastest growing waste stream in the last decade and India is the 5th largest producer of e-waste. Bengaluru, which is the IT hub of the country is the 3rd largest generator of e-waste in India. E-waste contains many substances that are hazardous to human health an pose a serious threat if not handled carefully. Only 30% of e-waste gets recycled, of which close to 90% is recycled by the informal sector which results in poor resource recovery and uncontrolled release of the hazardous material into the environment.

The objective of the bE-Responsible project is to provide awareness to households, schools, Institutions and Offices about the dangers of e-waste and facilitate collection of non-bulk e-waste. As part of this project, public drop boxes have been placed at convenient location for people to drop their e-waste. List of e-waste drop boxes in Bengaluru .

The project is being implemented with our partner NGO ENSYDE