School & Dealers workshop in Moradabad by CEAMA
The ‘Brass City’ Moradabad situated on the banks of river Ramganga hosted an awareness programme on Environmental Hazards of Electronic Waste under the aegis of ‘Digital India Initiative’ for schools organised by Consumer Electronics and Appliances Manufacturers Association (CEAMA), an all India body representing Consumer Electronics, Home Appliances and Mobile Industry in association with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) Foundation and MAIT
The awareness program is an endeavour to sensitize the teachers, students and parents about e-Waste and the myriad growing environmental impactswhich are direct result ofimproper dumping of such waste. The program educatedabout the distinct steps of recycling and proper disposal of e-Waste at different levels.
The program was at Mighlani Celebrations,Moradabad which was attended by a gathering of more than1100 including teachers and students ranging from 5 schools of Moradabad.
The participating schools were as under:
- Scholar’s Academy
- Mansarovar Girls Inter College
- D. Academy
- Nosgey Senior Secondary School
- Mohan Public School
A workshop to create awareness of environmental hazards of electronic waste among electronic and appliance dealers was held at the Hotel Clark, Moradabad on 10th of May 2017. The workshop was conducted by Consumer Electronics and Appliance Manufacturers’ Association (CEAMA), on behalf of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. It is a part of a series of initiatives on e-Waste under Digital India.