Formix International

E-Waste Management


E-waste, a term encompassing discarded electronic products, poses a significant environmental challenge as it accumulates rapidly with the rapid pace of technological advancement. Recognizing this, the E-waste Rule 2016 defines e-waste as electrical and electronic equipment, whole or in part, discarded by consumers or manufacturers. The presence of valuable materials such as aluminum, copper, gold, and silver, alongside hazardous substances like mercury and lead, underscores the importance of responsible disposal and recycling.

Benefits of E-Waste clearance

  • Proper e-waste clearance demonstrates the OEM’s commitment to environmental sustainability and responsible waste management practices, enhancing their corporate image and reputation.

  • Clearing e-waste ensures that OEMs comply with environmental regulations and standards, reducing the risk of fines or penalties for non-compliance.

  • Recycling e-waste allows OEMs to recover valuable materials such as metals and rare earth elements, reducing the need for virgin resource extraction and supporting a circular economy.

  • Efficient e-waste clearance can lead to cost savings by minimizing disposal fees, optimizing waste management processes, and potentially generating revenue from the sale of recovered materials.

  • Demonstrating a commitment to responsible e-waste management can enhance customer trust and loyalty, as consumers increasingly prioritize sustainability and environmental responsibility when choosing brands.

  • Clearing e-waste responsibly contributes to community well-being by reducing environmental pollution, conserving natural resources, and supporting local recycling and employment initiatives.

Formix International India Pvt. Ltd. recognizes the importance of environmental stewardship and responsible e-waste management.

  • We begin by conducting an initial consultation with manufacturers to understand their specific e-waste management needs, including the types and quantities of electronic waste generated.
  • Following the consultation, we conduct a comprehensive assessment of the manufacturer’s e-waste streams, examining the types of electronic components being disposed of, as well as their condition and potential for reuse or recycling.
  • Based on the assessment findings, we offer e-waste management solution tailored to the manufacturer’s unique requirements. This may include recommendations for collection methods, recycling processes, and compliance strategies.
  • Once the e-waste management solution is finalized, we collaborate with the manufacturer to develop an implementation plan, outlining the logistics, timelines, and responsibilities for the collection, transportation, and disposal of electronic waste.
  • We coordinate the collection and transportation of electronic waste from the manufacturer’s facilities to our designated processing facilities. This involve providing secure collection bins, scheduling pickups or arranging for on-site collection services.
  • We employ environmentally responsible recycling and disposal practices to ensure that electronic waste is processed in accordance with local regulations and international standards.

Through responsible recycling initiatives and adherence to best practices, we strive to create a greener, more sustainable future for generations to come.


E-waste Collection Process