A STUDY ON E-WASTE DISPOSALS. KASTHURI AND P. UMA RANI
As our earth resources are limited it becomes necessary to preserve our earth. When e waste is not disposed properly it will cause environmental pollution. If e waste is disposed properly our earth can be preserved from air, water and soil pollution. The polluted environment is a health hazard and causes several diseases and ailments. It affects our chances of survival. Hence, an all-out attempt must be made to have a clean environment. This requires several corrective and preventive measures. Thus, on the whole, people are becoming aware of the vital need to have a good and clean environment. The awakening of the general masses in this respect is a welcome sign and would make our world a better place to live in. If batteries, electronics and other hazardous wastes are not disposed properly, they will harm public health and the environment. Computers, printers, and cell phones have E-waste like toxic heavy metals such as lead, mercury, and cadmium. If they are thrown away in the dustbin, they result in landfills, and these toxic compounds pollute lakes and streams and become unfit for drinking, swimming, fishing, and supporting wildlife. The best electronic recycling prevents pollution and ill health.
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