Event Details



Event Name :
National webinar on Impact of e- Waste on environment
Event Venue :
Zoom Meeting
Contact person details :
Dr. Ashalatha K. V. & Dr. Jyothi Vastrad
Prof and Head Dept. of Statistics & Associate coordinator, IDP- UAS, Dharwad; Nodal officer (ES), NAHEP-IDP
ashalathakv@uasd.in
9448777421
Event Date :
28-07-2020 To 28-07-2020
Objective: In an era of rapid technological advancement, more and more highly sophisticated electronic goods are being invented and manufactured with a concept of making homes “SMART’. Electronic waste (e-waste) typically includes discarded computer monitors, motherboards, mobile phones and chargers, compact discs, Ipods, headphones, television sets, air conditioners and refrigerators. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), health risks may result from direct contact with toxic materials that leach from e-waste. There are serious environmental risks too if electronics are sent to landfills. E-waste management hence becomes a challenge for protection of life on earth and to save our environment. The present webinar on e-Waste Management / Impact of e-Waste Management aims to discuss the basics of e-Waste and throw light on the rules for e-waste disposal and management.
Pre Event Description :
In an era of rapid technological advancement, more and more highly sophisticated electronic goods are being invented and manufactured with a concept of making homes “SMART’. Electronic waste (e-waste) typically includes discarded computer monitors, motherboards, mobile phones and chargers, compact discs, Ipods, headphones, television sets, air conditioners and refrigerators. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), health risks may result from direct contact with toxic materials that leach from e-waste. There are serious environmental risks too if electronics are sent to landfills. E-waste management hence becomes a challenge for protection of life on earth and to save our environment. The present webinar on e-Waste Management / Impact of e-Waste Management aims to discuss the basics of e-Waste and throw light on the rules for e-waste disposal and management. Speakers: 1. Shri M. Krishna, MD & CEO, Coral Communication and Networks Pvt. Ltd. (Coral Waters), Bengaluru he will be delivering the topic : e-Waste and Impact on Environment. 2. Shri D. R. Kumaraswamy, Chief Environment Officer(Retd.)Hon. Director, Prakruthi Institute of Environmental Studies, Bengaluru he will be delivering on the topic: e- Waste Management Rules 2016 and Recycling
Target Group: Academicians,Researchers,Scholars,Students,
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