1. Short Title and Commencement
(1).These rules may be called the e-waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011
(2).They shall come into effect from 1st May, 2012.
2. Application :
These rules shall apply to every producer, consumer or bulk consumer involved in the manufacture, sale, purchase and processing of electrical and electronic equipment or components as specified in schedule-I, collection centre, dismantler and recycler of e-waste.
3. Responsibilities of Consumer or Bulk Consumer :
(1).Consumer or Bulk consumers of electrical and electronic equipment listed in Schedule-I shall ensure that e-waste generated by them is channelized to authorized collection center or registered dismantler or recycler or is returned to the pick up or take back services provided by the producers.
(2).Bulk consumers shall maintain records of e-waste generated by them in Form-2 and make such records available for scrutiny by the State Pollution Control or the Pollution Control Committee concerned.
GIVE YOUR E-WASTE TO GOVERNMENT APPROVED RECYCLER FOR PROPER DISPOSAL AND SAVE ENVIRONMENT