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NEMA sets up E-waste collection centre


By Benjamin Jumbe

The challenge of E-waste disposal will soon be no more in Uganda.

The National environment Management Authority is in the process of putting up a national E-waste collection and disposal centre.

The centre currently located in Industrial area is to act as a collection point of all E waste to reduce risks to health and the environment posed by this waste.

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The Authority’s executive director Dr Tom Okurut says once completed the centre will be able to collect between 5000-15000 Metric tons of E Waste.

A 2017 UN Environment Agency survey estimated the stock of e-waste in Uganda at an annual growth rate of 25,000 tons.

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