Brief about EPR:
Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is the responsibility of every producer of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) for channelization of e-waste to an authorized dismantler / recycler to ensure environmentally sound management of such waste. These rules shall come into force from the 1st day of October, 2016. (List attached below)
EPR authorization is mandatory for apply to every manufacturer, producer, consumer, bulk consumer, collection centres, dealers, e-retailer, refurbishes, dismantler and recycler involved in manufacture, sale, transfer, purchase, collection, storage and processing of e-waste or electrical and electronic equipment listed in Schedule 1, including their components, consumables, parts and spares which make the products operational as per Schedule 1 Listed.