E-Waste Management with Special Reference to Household Products in Ernakulam District
Athira Prakash1, Athulya Chandran2, P Balasubramanian3
1Athira Prakash, Final year M.Com, Department of Commerce and Management, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi, India.
2Athulya Chandran, Head and Assistant Professor (S.G), Department of Commerce and Management, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi, India.
3Dr P Balasubramanian, Head and Assistant Professor (S.G), Department of Commerce and Management, School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi, India.
Manuscript received on March 12, 2020. | Revised Manuscript received on March 25, 2020. | Manuscript published on March 30, 2020. | PP: 3816-3822 | Volume-8 Issue-6, March 2020. | Retrieval Number: F8817038620/2020©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijrte.F8817.038620
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Abstract: E-waste is the largest producing squander in the 21st century. The evidence for reducing the size of e-waste is the raise in number of electronic firms. E-waste management is the major problem faced by the peoples. This study conducted for understanding the knowledge of peoples on hazardous sound effects of e-waste and also the disposal method which they taking for managing these e-waste. It is clear that peoples are aware about the e-waste but they are not handling the e-waste in a right way due to the unavailability of proper recycling methods. It should be safe for the environment as the e-waste will be cleared as soon as possible, because of the reality that the e-waste is rising day by day.
Keywords: E-waste, Awareness of hazards, Disposal of waste, E-waste Management.
Scope of the Article: Addressing & Location Management.