Home > Topic > Recycling


A motherboard being dismantled in Sangrampur, West Bengal.

A second life for digital debris

17 min read . 30 Mar 2019
Tools at a workshop in London. Photo: Getty Images

Year-End Special: Repair economy 2.0

10 min read . 02 Jan 2018
As much as 90% of e-waste in the country is dismantled and recycled in unorganized hubs like Seelampur in Delhi and Andheri in Mumbai. Photo: HT

Dealing with e-waste

4 min read . 10 Aug 2017
Millions of waste collectors carry out door-to-door collection of waste and their livelihoods depend on their ability to collect and sell the waste to informal recyclers. Photo: Bloomberg

Managing India’s electronic waste

4 min read . 18 May 2017
My Reads Logout