India

Report/StudySummaryDocuments including WEEE flows/quantities
India: Implementation of E-waste Rules 2011 Indian Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF), 2011: After consulting various stake holders, the need for preparing a guidance document for implementation of the provisions of the E-Waste (Management & Handling) Rules, 2011 that may help the Producers, Consumer & Bulk Consumer, Collection Center, Dismantler, Recycler and Regulatory agencies (SPCBs/PCCs) for effective compliance/implementation of these rules. This document also provides guidance on setting up collection mechanism, dismantling and recycling operations.
Implementation Guidelines for E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016CPCB, 2016: The guidance document was developed to help the Producers, Consumer & Bulk Consumer, Collection Center, Dismantler, Recycler and
Regulatory agencies (SPCBs/PCCs) for effective compliance/implementation of these rules. The document also provides guidance on setting up collection mechanism, dismantling and recycling operations.
Potential criteria for a voluntary consensus sustainability standard for electronic products in IndiaGreen Electronics Council, Centre for Responsible Business, 2018: The draft criteria proposed in this report outline potential capacity building opportunities related to end-of-life management. The proposed draft capacity building criteria presented in this document aim to reflect the priorities and challenges within India for responsibly managing electronics at end-of-life while explicitly seeking ways to strengthen and formalize engagement by the informal sector.