E-Waste Management

E-Waste Management

The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India notified the E-Waste Management Rules, 2016. This rule will come into force from the 1st day of October, 2016. Electronic waste or e-waste comprises old, end of life electrical and electronic appliances such as telephones, cellular telephones, computers, laptops, television sets, refrigerators, washing machine, air-conditioners, fluorescent and other mercury containing lamps etc., The rules apply to every manufacturer, producer, consumer, bulk consumer, collection centres, dealers, e-retailer, refurbisher, dismantler and recycler involved in manufacture, sale, transfer, purchase, collection, storage and processing of e-waste or electrical and electronic equipment.

As per the rules, the producer of the electrical and electronic equipment shall be responsible for collection and channelization of e-waste generated from the 'end-of-life' of their products under Extended Producers Responsibility. State Pollution Control Board shall grant and renew authorization to the manufacturers, dismantlers, recyclers and refurbishers. SPCB shall monitor on the compliance of Extended Producer Responsibility by the producer of electrical or electronic equipment for channelization of e-waste to ensure environmentally sound management of such waste. SPCB shall conduct random inspection of dismantler or recycler or refurbisher, maintain online information regarding authorization granted, implementation of programmes to encourage environmentally sound recycling, and action against violations of the rules. TNPCB has issued authorization for 35 units (Collection centres 16, Dismantlers 14, recyclers 5) under the e-Waste (Management & Handling) Rules.

List of authorized E-waste Collection Centres in Tamil Nadu

S.No Name and Address of the Unit
1 M/s.Kalyani Enterprises,
No.73, Konnur High Road, Ayanavaram, Chennai -600 023.
2 M/s.Daiken Air Conditioning India (P) Ltd.,
Chindatripet, Mylapore – Triplicane, Chennai.
3 M/s.Canon India (P) Ltd.,
No.23, Sivaganga Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai-34
4 M/s.Toshiba India Pvt. Ltd.,
No.323, 324, Arcot Road, Saligramam, Chennai -600 093.
5 M/s.Apple India Private Ltd.,
C/o.Kuehne Nagel India, 41&42, Koduvalli Karani Village, Redhills to Thiruvallur High Road, Chennai – 600 055.
6 M/s. Schenker India Private Limited,
C/o. Lenova India Private Ltd No.426/3A-3D, Killi Road Manjampakkam, Near Agarsen College, Madhavaram P.O, Chennai - 600 060.
7 M/s. E Parisaraa Private Limited, Plot No.150 (Part),
Perunkudi Industrial Estate, Perungudi, Chennai.
8 M/s. Param Enterprises,
Plot No3, Periyar Salai, Kovilambakkam, Chennai – 600117.
9 M/s. Sathyam Computers,
S.F. No.602/3, Sholinganallur, Sholinganalluru Taluk, Kancheepuram District
10 M/s. Ensure Support Services India Ltd.,
No.7, North Phase, Guindy Industrial Estate, Chennai – 600 032.
11 M/s. Best IT World India Private Ltd.,
New No. 68, Swamy Pandaram Street, Leader Palace 3rd Floor, Chinthadripet, Chennai.
12 M/s. ETA General Private Ltd,
No.1, Victor Road, Madhavaram, Chennai.
13 M/s. Zebronics India Private Limited,
No.31, Wallers Road, 2nd Floor, Mount Road, Chennai.
14 M/s. Netsys IT Solutions,
TS No. 125 Block No 26, Ayanavaram village, Ayanavaram Taluk, Chennai District.
15 M/s. Attero recycling Pvt. Ltd.,
Door No.2, Alapakkam village, Madhuravoyal Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
16 M/s Quality Business Systems,
SF. No. 505, Ambattur Industrial Estate (South), Mogappair village, Ambattur Taluk, Thiruvallur District.

List of authorized E-waste dismantling units in Tamil Nadu

S.No Name and Address of the Unit
1 M/s. Shri Raam Recycler,
DP-29, SIDCO Industrial Estate, SIPCOT Complex, Gummidipoondi, Tiruvallur District.
2 M/s Abisek Enterprises,
Ambattur village, Ambattur Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
3 M/S .Tritech Systems,
No 165/3 , Porur, Chennai – 600 116.
4 M/s Genbruge Solutions Pvt Ltd.,
40/9, 3rd Main Road, Industrial Estate, Ambattur, Chennai – 600 098.
5 M/s. Ecosible Recyclers Pvt Ltd.,
No 19, Bhansali Chemical Avenue, Tass Industrial Estate, Chennai – 600 098.
6 M/s AER World wide India Pvt Ltd,
SF No 2B,2C ,2D & 2E, No 774,Elanthanjeri Village, Madhavaram Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
7 Ms/. INAA Enterprises,
Plot no.ac-31/24, SIDCO Industrial Estate, Thirumudivakkam, Kancheepuram District.
8 M/s. World Scrap Recycling Solution,
S.FNO.351/7, Beemanthangal Village, Sriperumbadur Tk, Kancheepuram District.
9 M/s. K.S.Traders,
Thiruneermalai Village, Alandur Taluk, Kancheepuram District.
10 M/s. Leela Traders,
Plot No. C – 15/1, CMDA Industrial Complex, Maraimalai Nagar, Kancheepuram District.
11 M/s. Trishyiraya Recycling India Private Limited,
Plot No.A-7, Phase –I, MEPZ-SEZ,Kadaperi, Tambaram Taluk, Kancheepuram District.
12 M/s. Green E waste Pvt Ltd.,
Kilayanambakkam Village, Ambattur Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
13 M/s. Southern Alloys,
DP.No.S-105 & 106, SIDCO Industrial Estate, Kakkalur, Tiruvallur Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
14 A.K Enterprises,
T.S No. 10 Block 3, Velacheri Part I Village, Velacheri Taluk, Chennai District.

List of authorized E-waste recyclers in Tamil Nadu

S.No Name and Address of the Unit
1 M/s. Ultrust Solutions (India) Pvt Ltd,
SF.No:297/1b-2,No.49, Pappankuppam Village, Gummidipoondi Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
2 M/s.Victory Recovery & Recycle Technologies India Private Limited,
672/2, Double Dragon Industrial Park,Kannur Village & Post, Kottaiyur Taluk, Tiruvallur District.
3 TESAMM India Pvt Ltd.,
A-18, SIPCOT Industrial Growth centre, Panrutti 'A' Village, Oragadam, Sriperumbudur Taluk, Kancheepuram District.
4 M/s. Environmetals Waste Management India (P) Ltd,
S. No. 1049/06, Ezhichur Village, Sriperumbudur Taluk, Kancheepuram District.
5 M/s. SEZ Recycling,
TP-7, IVth Avenue, Mahindra World City Developers Limited, Industrial Estate, SEZ Area, Thenmelpakkam Village, Chengalpattu Taluk, Kancheepuram District