The 2013 Geneva Declaration on E-Waste and Children’s Health aims to raise awareness of human health risks by exposures to e-waste. The declaration expresses the authors’ major concerns for human health, especially children’s health, resulting from unsound management of e-waste. In addition it calls upon global stakeholders to intervene on this issue. Stakeholders worldwide are encouraged to:
- Implement measures to prevent and reduce exposure to e-waste
derived hazardous substances
- Enforce existing regulations
- Establish precise regulations on sound e-waste management.