Baseline Assessment on E-waste Management in Ghana

Baseline Assessment on E-waste Management in Ghana

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This report was produced within the framework of the Ghanaian part of the programme on Sustainable Recycling Industries (SRI). Based on field investigations in Ghana this report contains an overview on companies with activities in e-waste management, an update of the situation in Agbogbloshie, a description of the structure and environmental impacts of the lead-acid battery recycling industry, an overview and status on regulatory initiatives on e-waste in Ghana and discusses the role of standards and guidelines in Ghana.

Authors

Andreas Manhart, Lambert Faabeluon, Letitia Nyaaba, Sampson Atiemo, Tobias Schleicher

Year

2016

Focus

E-Waste

Country

Ghana