Environmentally sustainable governance model to improve the ewaste management in Mexico City

Open Science Journal

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Title Environmentally sustainable governance model to improve the ewaste management in Mexico City
 
Creator Cano, Hugo Armando Fragoso
 
Subject Information technologies; ewaste management; sustainability
Governance, management, waste, sustainability, environmental, economic, social
 
Description In this age of technology, where the use of this is excessive and its exponential growth has given rise to a series of challenges and opportunities caused by the accumulation of waste electrical and electronic equipment in Mexico City. For its treatment, more practical approaches have been necessary, taking into account proper management and long-term well-being as a main element of sustainability. The objective of this work is to propose sustainable initiatives based on social, economic and environmental dimensions, based on the challenges faced by waste management of electrical and electronic equipment as one of the fields that contribute to the transition towards a sustainable society. Data from each dimension were analyzed to extract the most relevant challenges by reviewing the literature and identifying sources that relate them to the life cycle of electrical and electronic waste. As a result, a governance model for waste electronic and electronic devices was obtained to support environmental sustainability that identifies lines of action for the effective treatment of waste electrical and electronic equipment highlighting awareness, education, knowledge and regulations as well as processes environmental. From this it is concluded that the governance of waste electrical and electronic equipment is mandatory for the integration of economic, social and environmental factors to efficiently leverage efforts on environmental care.
 
Publisher Open Science Journal
 
Contributor UNITEC University
 
Date 2020-04-02
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://osjournal.org/ojs/index.php/OSJ/article/view/2333
10.23954/osj.v5i1.2333
 
Source Open Science Journal; Vol 5, No 1 (2020): Open Science Journal
2466-4308
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://osjournal.org/ojs/index.php/OSJ/article/view/2333/260
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Open Science Journal
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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