Hyderabad: Do not discard e-waste irresponsibly, instead donate it.
On the eve of International E-Waste Day, Sustainaholics are setting up a stall at into FAFF, an exhibition with purpose and cause, at Hitex, Madhapur on October 10. A community of few environmentally conscious people in the city, Sustainaholics has appealed to the citizens to drop their e-waste at their stall on that day between 10 am to 10 pm.
Also, on October 9, e-waste drop 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.
Praneetha of Sustainholics said, “We are doing this in collaboration with FAFF, Waste Ventures India, a Hyderabad-based waste management social enterprise, which in turn will recycle them properly. The proceeds from donating e-waste will be given to Dhruvansh NGO who will use the funds for restoring Mushki Lake in Manikonda.”