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Green Computing & Major Issues of E-Waste in Modern Age


M. Thenmozhi , Sri Krishna Arts and Science College,Coimbatore; S. Lavanya, Sri Krishna Arts and Science College,Coimbatore; S. Veena, Sri Krishna Arts and Science College,Coimbatore; N. Lakshmi Priya, Sri Krishna Arts and Science College,Coimbatore


Green Computing, Recycling, Refurbishing, Green IT, Eco-Friendly


Green computing is a way of reduce global warming and hazardous waste products. In today’s world, major issue is to achieve the efficient energy to minimize the electronic waste. In recent days, focus of IT companies and technology firm has been shifted towards green computing. As the number of electronic gadgets increasing day-by-day, so the amount of electricity consumed by them was too high. This in turn increases the toxic gases in atmosphere. Due to global warming various rules and regulation related to environmental facts forces manufactures of electronic equipment to meet various energy requirements. If the computer cannot be reused, should be recycled and the e-waste could be avoided. E-waste can be used for both recycling and refurbishing. This paper describes the issues of harmful impact to use of computers and to reduce energy consumption and save our natural resources.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV6I10035
Published in: Volume : 6, Issue : 1
Publication Date: 01/04/2018
Page(s): 22-25

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