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Overview of e-waste related information

Population(total inhabitants in million)201215.24IMF WEO
Purchasing Power*(USD per Inhabitant)20128,842IMF WEO

EEE Put on Market*(kg per inhabitant)20127.2UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)2012110UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
E-waste Generated*(kg per inhabitant)20144.6UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*
(total in metric kilotonnes)201473UNU-IAS SCYCLE (2015)*

E-waste Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Number of E-waste Regulatory Instruments  2 Regulatory Instruments
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Rules, Regulations, Policies and Guidance

Ecuador: Integrated Waste Management for Electrical and Electronic Appliances, (WEEE), Draft Regulation, 2016Icon green

Ecuador: National Policy of Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE), Ministerial Agreement No. 190, 2012 Icon green

Ecuador: Instructions for Recycling of Used Mobile Phones, Ministerial Agreement No. 191, 2012Icon green