Delhi Pollution Control Committee

Government of NCT of Delhi

Electronic Waste

Electronic Waste

E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 has been notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change on 23.03.2016 which are effective from 01.10.2016.

 

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  • According to the E-waste (Management) Rules, 2016 every producer of electrical and electronic equipment listed in Schedule-I, can apply for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) in Form-I and obtain authorization from CPCB. As well as maintain records in Form-2 and shall file returns of previous year in Form-3 to CPCB on or before 30th day of June every year.
  • "Dismantler of E-Waste" can apply for Authorization in Form- IV in DPCC under E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 and also has to obtain consent to establish (CTE) and consent to operate (CTO) in Green Category under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981.
  • "Refurbishers of E-waste" can apply for Authorization in Form-I in DPCC under E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2016 and also has to obtain consent to establish (CTE) and consent to operate (CTO) in Green catgory under the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1974 and the Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Act, 1981.

For details these Rules can be referred at the website of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt. of India (https://envfor.nic.in/) and for also reffred at the website of Central Pollution Control Board ( www.cpcb.nic.in ).