CHEP - E-Waste Declaration

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.