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E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2022
Local Title:
अथा त् इ-अपिस्ट (प्रबंधन) नियम, 2022
Country/Region:
India
Competent Authority:
Ministry of Environment and Forests (now MOEFCC)
Type:
Regulation
Status:
To be enforced
Release Date:
2022-11-02
Implementation Date:
2023-04-01
Document
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Summary

On November 2, 2022, India's Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change issued E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2022. Previsouly in May, the Draft E-waste (Management) Rules was issued to solicit public comments. The Rules proposes a new legal framework for channeling electronic waste generated in the country to the formal e-waste recycling sector. It comes into force on April 1, 2023. Upon enforcement, the existing the E-Waste (Management) Rules (2016) and E-Waste (Management) Amendment Rules (2018) will become invalid. 

History
2018-03-22
In force
Release Date: 2018-03-22
Implementation Date : 2018-03-22
2016-03-23
In force
Release Date: 2016-03-23
Implementation Date : 2016-10-01
2022-05-19
Draft
Release Date: 2022-05-19
Implementation Date : /
2022-11-02
E-Waste (Management) Rules, 2022
To be enforced
Release Date: 2022-11-02
Implementation Date : 2023-04-01
Obligations