It’s a collective name for obsolete and discarded electronic items such as abandoned PCs, laptops, mobile phones, batteries, consumer electronics etc. It is always a challenge to dispose of them safely as they possess several highly poisonous and harmful substances such as lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated flame retardants etc. If those e-waste items are not disposed of safely and properly, it can create huge impact on human beings as well as whole environment.
The organizations and industries designed to dispose of electronic waste are called e-waste facilities. These organizations make the hardware clean as far as possible before dumping them into the landfill. The segregating the items and recycling usable parts like glass, rubber, and plastic. The damaged parts of the e-waste items can’t be recycled and are sometimes burnt or shredded. Valuable metals like copper, tin, gold, and nickel, are taken apart and melted together, so that new cords and pieces can be prepared using the same material.
Most of the consumer electrical products such as the refrigerators, air conditioners and television contain refrigerants, coolants, mercury which increases the greenhouse gases, leading to the depletion of the ozone layer. The ozone layer protects our earth from the effect of harmful UV rays which can cause skin cancer.
Virogreen is one of the leading certified electronic waste disposal company through contemporary methods and latest innovations in the most eco-friendly ways. We offer services such as collection, recycling and safe disposal of electrical & electronics scraps. The other services include Data Erasure, Logistic and Collection of Electronic Waste. We have developed effective but safe disposal of electronic waste and recycling of Plastic, Ferrous, and Non-Ferrous material. Our organization is one of the very few organizations to have received approval from central Pollution Control Board.