São Paulo has Collected and Recycled 185 Tons of E-Waste Since 2017

Brazil produces 1.5 million tons of e-waste annually. São Paulo has 26 member companies involved in the initiative and 65 electronics collection points throughout the State.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - With 65 collection points throughout the state of São Paulo, Green Eletron has collected approximately 185 tons of E-waste since late 2017. The non-profit initiative to accept devices discarded by consumers was founded in 2016 by the Brazilian Electrical and Electronics Industry Association (ABINEE). As a result, companies began complying with the provisions of the National Solid Waste Policy, a law that came into force in 2010.

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