Forty percent of global e-waste comes from Asia

Humans generated 44.7 million tonnes of electronic waste (e-waste) in 2016, expected to rise to 52.2 million tonnes by 2021. Asia accounts for more than 40 percent.

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Plastic waste can be used for decontamination of water

Dr. Premanjali Rai and Dr. Kunwar P. Singh used plastic waste to develop a low-cost material which can be used to remove an antibiotic “cephalexin” from water

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