Dubai launches bins for e-waste

Dubai Municipality has introduced the first electronic waste collection service in the emirate in partnership with waste management company Averda.

DUBAI // Dubai Municipality has introduced the first electronic waste collection service in the emirate in partnership with waste management company Averda.

The first e-Waste bin is now located at the Al Etihad Mall in Muhaisnah and other e-Waste bins will soon be distributed around Dubai for public use. 

It is part of a sustainable recycling initiative to help reduce the amount of electronic waste sent to landfills; minimising the impacts of hazardous e-waste on the environment and helping salvage valuable material.

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Published: November 12, 2014 04:00 AM

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