Hyderabad: Don’t dispose of e-waste irresponsibly, give it away instead.
On the eve of International E-Waste Day, Sustainaholics is setting up a booth at into FAFF, an exhibition with a purpose and a cause, in Hitex, Madhapur on October 10. A community of a few environmentally conscious people in the city, Sustainaholics appealed to citizens to drop off their e-waste at their stall that day between 10am and 10pm.
Additionally, on October 9, e-waste drop-off locations will be available during working hours at Partani Towers, Golconda Cross Roads, Musheerabad, Avino Biotech, Autonagar, Vanasthanlipuram, Big Value Super Market, Sun City, Emerald Mithai Shop, Banjara Hills, E ‘Woke Vegan Store and Cafe, Sainikpuri, Healing Smiles Dental Clinic, Kukatpally, Plantarium Vegan Store and Cafe, Gachibowli, Sri Lakshmi Sai Nilayam Apartments, Lakshmi Nagar Colony, Kothapet, Srinidhi Dental Clinic, Bowenpally, Terrasen Cafe, Film Nagar, Tulja Bhavan Medical and General Stores, Bhavani Colony, Rajendra Nagar and Zero Waste Eco Store, Kharkhana.
Sustainholics’ Praneetha said: “We are doing this in collaboration with FAFF, Waste Ventures India, a social waste management company based in Hyderabad, who in turn will recycle it properly. The proceeds of the donation of electronic waste will be given to the NGO Dhruvansh which will use the funds to restore Mushki Lake in Manikonda.
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