The e-waste management report highlights that it consists of toxic materials which, if not properly disposed, can lead to high levels of pollution. Hence, the government bodies are creating the awareness among individuals about the conservation of the environment and health. The report provides an in-depth analysis of various developments going on in this market, along with the key market trends that would benefit e-waste recyclers in the market. The report tracks e-waste generated and recycled by the source type segmented on basis of household appliances, IT & telecommunications, entertainment & consumer electronics, and others including medical equipment, toys, and lighting equipment.
The e-waste management market has covered the market ranking of different industry players present in the e-waste management market. The market size estimates and forecast in this report are provided from 2013 to 2020. The e-waste management market was estimated to be USD 1.66 billion in 2014 and is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 20.6% between 2015 and 2020. The factors driving the demand for e-waste management is the presence of valuable and rare metals in the electronic devices.
Rare metals like gallium and indium are present in the devices which can be recovered and reused. Even after the driving forces are prevalent in the e-waste management market, the improper recycling methods are incurring high cost which is proving to be a major drawback. The largest source of e-waste generated is through household appliances and the largest material recycled from e-waste is metal, followed by plastic.
The report gives an overview of the major geographic regions in the e-waste management market such as the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and the Rest of the World (RoW). The report discusses about the recent happenings in the market and the impact analysis of the market dynamics. This report focuses on providing a detailed segmentation of the e-waste management market, combined with the qualitative and quantitative analysis of each and every aspect of the classification, on the basis of the controlling component, application, and geography. All the numbers at every level of detail are estimated till 2020 to give a glimpse of the potential market size in terms of value and volume of the material recovered in this market.
The major players in this market include Aurubis AG (Germany), Boliden AB (Sweden), MBA Polymers, Inc. (California), Electronic Recyclers International, Inc. (U.S.), Sims Metal Management Ltd. (Australia), Umicore S.A. (Belgium), Stena Technoworld AB (Sweden), Tetronics (International) Ltd. (U.K.), Enviro-Hub Holdings Ltd. (Singapore), and Global Electric Electronic Processing Inc. (Canada).
The available customizations for the report can offer further country-wise segmentation of the e-waste management in terms of value and volume, quantitative data of rules and regulations of governments for countries, and profiling of any additional companies in the report.