Computer Hardware Scrap (SFF Items)
E-waste encompasses an ever-growing range of obsolete electronic devices such as computers, servers, mainframes, monitors, TVs & display devices, telecommunication devices such as cellular phones & pagers, calculators, audio and video devices, printers, scanners, copiers and fax machines besides refrigerators, air conditioners, washing machines, and microwave ovens, e-waste also covers recording devices such as DVDs, CDs, floppies, tapes, printing cartridges, military electronic waste, automobile catalytic converters, electronic components such as chips, processors, motherboards, printed circuit boards, industrial electronics such as sensors, alarms, sirens, security devices, automobile electronic devices.
Electronic waste or e-waste is one of the rapidly growing environmental problems in the world. In India, electronic waste management assumes greater significance not only due to the generation of our own waste but also the dumping of e-waste particularly computer waste from the developed countries. With extensively using computers and electronic equipment and people dumping old electronic goods for new ones, the amount of E-Waste generated has been steadily increasing.