Project

Environmental impact assessment of different electronic waste (E-waste) management

Duration
01 April 2011 → 14 July 2016
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Engineering and technology
    • Sustainable and environmental engineering
Keywords
electronic waste recycling E-waste end-of-life scenario environmental impact
 
Project description

The study focuses on different end-of-life strategies, which are currently applied or researched on in Vietnam or successfully implemented in developed countries like Belgium, to manage ewaste. The objective is to quantify environmental and human health impacts as well as
effectiveness of different technologies, in order to propose improvements which may contribute
to the sustainable development of Vietnam.