Meher Joshi e-waste collection drive

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Hi, I'm Meher Joshi. E-waste and plastic is a big issue. By collecting all the e-waste and plastic bags/bottles from all the houses in my colony and sending them for recycling, I have taken a step towards conserving the environment (I did it in Delhi ). And if I did it, you can do it too!

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Meher Joshi e-waste collection drive

  1. 1. People across 5 cities were invited to come outand participate in their recycling drive bydepositing their recyclable waste - be it Plastic(bags and bottles), metal, paper, tetrapackcartons or e-waste.REDUCE REUSE RECYCLE
  2. 2. A lot of people want to dosomething for the environment butdont know how to go about it. + 91 11 264****6
  3. 3. What is E-Waste?Anything that has a wire, a plug, a battery or runson electricity, that you probably aren’t going touse ever again comprises of Electronic waste.
  4. 4. When old electronic items are thrown into alandfill, toxin chemicals such as mercury andcadmium can seep into the ground. For peopleliving close to these landfills, it could meanpermanent health damage to the nervoussystem, kidneys and it could even affectdevelopment of children.Attero is a recycling company which recyclesE-waste in an environment friendly way attheir plant in Roorkee.
  5. 5. People! Come and do it for the environment!
  6. 6. Phew!!! It’s been a long morning… And the lonelysoldier keeps going on…
  7. 7. Very happy!All boxes full!!!
  8. 8. YESSSSS!!!WE DID IT !!
  9. 9. Here are some tips on E-waste :Lets try and reduce the amount of E-waste in our homes by buyingwhat we need, and not all that we like.Rather than throwing away your old mobile phones, you could give itto your didis and bhaiyas.Do not throw your old non-working electronic items in the dustbin anddon’t sell them to the local scrap-dealer.If a lot of E-waste is generated in your parents’ offices, you could callup Attero and ask them to collect it.If you wish to know their number, you can ask me or Bhavna ma’am oryou could just go to their website, www.attero.in , and you’ll find allthe details there.
  10. 10. IF YOU AREFIGHTING FOR A GOOD CAUSE, PEOPLE AREBOUND TO JOIN YOU!
  11. 11. DON’T THINK YOU’RE JUST A CHILD.A SMALL STEP OF YOURS CAN BE A BIG CHANGE !!
  12. 12. IT’S NOT WASTE UNTILIT’S WASTED!!
  13. 13. THANK YOU

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