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August 20, 2017

Govt will setup eco-park for handling e-waste recycling

Govt is looking possibilities to setup an eco-park under public-private partnership mode to make research and development in e-waste recycling commercially viable. The environment ministry has told a parliamentary panel such eco-park could provide a system for channelisation of e-waste for environmentally sound recycling in the organised sector by bringing together formal and informal sector.Ministry of environment has said ministry of Electronics and Information Technology has informed that in order to make the e-waste recycling R&D processes commercially viable, effort would be made to explore the possibility to set up eco-park under PPP by providing infrastructure and training tools.