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Bring separate law, central authority for e-waste: Par panel

Source: The Times of India, Date: August , 2016

Concerned over lack of effective mechanism for disposal of e-waste, a parliamentary panel has suggested bringing in a separate legislation to make it mandatory to deposit all such waste at designated collection centres of a central authority. The Committee of Subordinate Legislations (2015-16) chaired by Dilipkumar Mansukhlal Gandhi tabled its 15th report on rules of e-waste management in Lok Sabha recently. The committee said that the present set up of management of e-waste under the Environment Protection Act 1986 and the rules framed under it have failed to yield any tangible results.

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