E-waste: a problem or an opportunity? Review of issues, challenges and solutions in Asian countries

Environmentally sound management (ESM) of e-waste in developing countries is absent or very limited. Transboundary movement of e-waste is a major issue throughout the region. Dealing with the informal recycling sector is a complex social and environmental issue. There are significant numbers of such challenges faced by these countries in achieving ESM of e-waste. This article aims to present a review of challenges and issues faced by Asian countries in managing their e-waste in a sustainable way.

Check Also

Projeto sobre créditos plásticos avança com o apoio do Banco Mundial

O Banco Mundial, através do IFC, está financiando um projeto de circularidade de plásticos no …

Deixe uma resposta

O seu endereço de e-mail não será publicado. Campos obrigatórios são marcados com *