21 April 2019

Govt gives out 630 mln yuan for e-waste disposal, Xinhua says

The Ministry of Finance issued 630 million yuan (US$103.52 million) in annual subsidies last week to cover disposal of waste electronic products, funding that has grown 20 percent a year on average, Xinhua reported Monday, citing the China Resources Recycling Association. In all, 39 companies received funding in the round, earning 85 yuan for each TV set disassembled, 35 yuan for a washing machine, 80 yuan for a refrigerator and 85 yuan for a computer, the report said.

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