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E-Waste Management Market Size, Share & Industry Analysis By Type (Metal, Glass, Plastic, Others), By Source (Household Appliances, IT & Telecommunication, Consumer Electronics, Medical Equipments, Other) and Regional Forecast, 2022-2029

Region : Global | Report ID: FBI102896 | Status : Ongoing



E-Waste is often used for the word electronic waste, which is discarded electric or electronics which either can be recycled, reused and used for resale through material recovery or disposed. This scrap includes CPUs, TVs, Refrigerators, Air Conditioners and other modern electrical appliances which contains harmful materials like brominated flame retardants, and heavy metals like lead, mercury, Cadmium beryllium and other chemicals. According to the UN report an estimated amount of e-waste generated in 2018 was 50 million tons. E-waste is also known as urban mining. It is a process of extraction of parts from e-waste to recycle or resale.

Rise in the disposal income is providing easy access to new technologically advanced appliances. Additionally, the trend in young generation of using laptops, smartphones and other devices of upgraded versions is leading in frequent replacement of old devices is driving the market. Stringent rules imposed by certain agencies regarding disposal of e-waste is also providing boost to the market.

Key Market Driver -

Stringent regulations regarding disposal of E-waste

Key Market Restraint -

Careless disposal of electronic waste

However, the increasing carelessness of consumers in disposal of e-waste is creating difficulties in management of e-waste which can potentially hinder the market growth.

Market Segmentation:

Based on the material, the market is segmented intometal, glass, plastic and other. Based on source, the market is segmented into household appliances, IT & telecommunication, consumer electronics, medical equipments and others.

From a geographical standpoint, the market is categorized into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa.

Key Players Covered:

Some of the key players operating in the market includes Electronics Recyclers International, Inc., Sims Metal Management, Environmental Hub Holdings, Boliden AB, Umicore, and Others.

Key Insights

  • New Advancements in Production Technologies

  • Key Trends in the E-Waste Management market

  • New Product Launches, Expansions, Key Players

  • Ranking of Key Players in the Market

Regional Analysis:

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The market has been segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa. Asia Pacific is estimated to be the largest market for E-Waste Management. Rise in disposal income is leading consumers to adaption of new and developed electronic devices. Additionally, the rise in import of electronics from North America and other developed countries is expected to drive the market. The market of Middle East and Africa is expected to grow significantly attributed to the illegal dumping of e-waste from other countries. Moreover stringent regulations or collection and recycling of the waste is expected to boost the market. North America is expected to grow moderately due to the stringent rules imposed by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Europe is expected to show moderate growth due to the sensitivity regarding the environmental issues. Latin America is expected to show sluggish growth.




By Type

  • Metal

  • Glass

  • Plastic

  • Others

By Source

  • Household Appliances

  • IT & Telecommunication

  • Consumer Electronics

  • Medical Equipments

  • Other

By Geography

  • North America (U.S., and Canada)

  • Europe (UK, Germany, France, and Rest of Europe)

  • Asia Pacific (Japan, China, India, and Rest of Asia Pacific)

  • Latin America (Brazil, Mexico, and Rest of Latin America)

  • Middle East & Africa (South Africa and Rest of the Middle East & Africa)

E-Waste Management Industry Developments

  • In July 2018, Boliden invested more the 72 million in leaching plants for metal for recycling of e-scrap. This will increase the extraction capacity of metals from residual material.

  • In July 2016, Electronic Recyclers International offered recycling of electronics throughout the state of Indiana in response to the illegal and unethical dumping of e-waste overseas by many companies.

  • Ongoing
  • 2021
  • 2018-2020


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