‘Right to repair’ key to circular economy

Singh, Govind and Rosencranz, Armin (2022) ‘Right to repair’ key to circular economy. Deccan Herald.

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The Budget document is spot on when it observes that the transition to a circular economy is expected to help enhance productivity and create new jobs. This is true for many sectors, including the booming electronics manufacturing industry. Electronic waste generation is a rapidly growing problem: The total global e-waste generation in 2022 is projected to approach 60 million metric tons. In the absence of a circular economy, most of this e-waste will continue to end up in landfills.

Item Type: Article in News Papers and Magazine
Keywords: Circular economy | Ecological economics | Right to repair
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Economics, Econometrics and Finance > Economics
JGU School/Centre: Jindal School of Environment & Sustainability
Depositing User: Arjun Dinesh
Date Deposited: 08 Jul 2022 08:53
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2022 08:53
Official URL: https://www.deccanherald.com/opinion/in-perspectiv...
URI: https://pure.jgu.edu.in/id/eprint/3694


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