Panaji: The Corporation of the City of Panaji has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with Global E-waste Management Services for disposal of E-Waste, which is an E-waste recycler authorised by Goa State Pollution Control Board.
Through the MOU, the recycler shall collect Ewaste from the Material recovery facility of the Corporation and dispose the Tubelights and bulbs in a scientific manner.
GEMS had procured a bulb eater machine, manufactured in USA which consists of a 3 filter technology with H.E.P.A filter and an activated carbon which separates mercury fro the Tubelight and Bulb.
The gas is 99.97% free from dust particles.
The capacity of one drum is 1500 Tubelights or CFLs and the crushing speed is one Tubelight per second.