IFB’s E-waste program

At IFB Industries, we believe that it is our responsibility to ensure that we do business in such a manner that it enriches our environment and planet. That’s why we make sure that we deliver innovative and eco-friendly products to our consumers. We are committed to product stewardship through the life cycle of our electronics, and ensure compliance with E-waste rules in India.

About E-waste

E-waste has been defined as “waste electrical and electronic equipment, whole/in part or rejects from their manufacturing and repair process, which are intended to be discarded.” In other words, E-waste or Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment is the term used to describe old, end-of-life or discarded appliances using electricity. With the increase in usage and dependence on electrical and electronic gadgets such as washing machines, refrigerators, air conditioners etc. there has been increase in E-waste generation in large quantities. A UN report estimates that the world wide generation of E-waste is around 30 to 50 Million tonne per annum. E-waste generally consists of those substances which are hazardous for environment and can seriously affect the health of the human beings.

Benefits of recycling of old electronic products/why recycle?

1. Saves Natural Resources:

There is a need to encourage recycling of all useful and valuable material from E-waste so as to conserve the ever depleting natural resources. Recycling end-of-life products is vital if we are to save resources and minimize waste.

2. Reduces Environmental Pollution:

Scientific disposal of E-waste reduces the environment pollution. Moreover, making products from recycled materials creates less air and water pollution than making products from virgin materials.

3. Alternate Resource:

With virgin resources facing rapid depletion, E-waste can be a good alternate resource since it contains many valuable and recoverable materials such as aluminium, copper, gold, silver and ferrous materials.

Negative consequences of disposal of product in an unscientific manner

1. Health Risks:

E-waste-connected health risks may result from direct contact with harmful materials such as lead, cadmium, chromium, brominated flame retardants or polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), from inhalation of toxic fumes, as well as from accumulation of chemicals in soil, water and food.

2. Children Are Vulnerable:

Children require more specific protection from E-waste exposure. As they are still growing, their air, water and food intake is more as compared to adults- and with that the risk of hazardous chemical absorption. Moreover, it may cause an irreversible damage to their central nervous system, immune system, reproductive and digestive system.

3. Environmental Degradation:

Oil and gases which are present in E-waste such as compressor and CRT causes environmental pollution. Burning of rubber and plastic in open area causes air pollution.

Accidental breakage/damage of electronics & E-waste:

Accidental breakage and damage of electronics and E-waste can pose a threat to the environment. As long as the toxic components in electronics are enclosed within the original manufacturer’s designed outer-shell of the gadget, they don’t pose much of a danger as they have been engineered to contain any such effects. However, accidental breakage or damage of such electronics or E-waste can lead to toxic elements leaking and contaminating their immediate environment. Damage to the environment due to accidental breakage of E-waste is a major concern in informal E-waste disposal and recycling facilities, so consumers need to ensure that they dispose their E-waste only at authorized E-waste recycler.

Brief about E-waste (Management) rules 2016

The E-waste (Management) Rules, 2016 have been notified with primary objective to channelize the E-waste generated in the country for environmentally sound recycling which is largely controlled by the un-organized sector who are adopting crude practices that results into higher pollution and less recovery, thereby causing wastages of precious resources and damage to environment.

Guidelines for customers on the disposal of end-of-life products

The appliance’s packaging material is recyclable. Your appliance also contains recyclable matter which is marked with the label. Do not mix it with the waste.

For product pickup

Contact IFB Care at 080 458 45678 and provide your details to our representative to request for product pickup.

How to drop off products at our collection point?

Here are the steps you need to follow when dropping off your electronics item at our Collection Point:

1. Pack the electronics item in light packaging, so that the device is secured inside safely.

2. Identify the Collection Point in your state through customer care.

3. Take the packaged product to the Collection point.

4. At the Collection Point, you will be provided with a form. Please fill in the necessary details.

5. Now submit the product package along with the filled up form at the Collection Point.

This way, the appliance recycling organised by IFB Care will be done under best possible conditions, in compliance with E-waste Management and Handling Rules on Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment. We thank you for fulfilling your responsibility towards environment.

Do’s and don’ts for customers


1. Always look for information on the catalogue with your product for end-of-life equipment handling.

2. Ensure that only Authorized Recyclers repair and handle your electronic products

3. Always call Local E-waste Authorized Recycler to dispose products that have reached end-of life

4. Always drop your used electronic products, batteries or any accessories when they reach the end of their life at your nearest Authorized E-Waste Recycler.

5. Wherever possible or as instructed, separate the packaging material according to responsible waste disposal options and sorting for recycling.

6. Always disconnect the battery from product, and ensure any glass surface is protected against breakage.


1. Do not dismantle your electronic products on your own.

2. Do not throw electronics in bins having “Do Not Dispose” sign.

3. Do not give E-waste to informal and unorganized sectors like Local Scrap Dealer/ Rag Pickers.

4. Do not dispose your product in garbage bins along with municipal waste that ultimately reaches landfills.


• Do consumers have to pay for getting their electronics recycled ?

Consumers do not have to pay any fee for recycling of IFB products sold/used in India.

• Is there any monetary benefit/discount linked to this take-back and recycling program?

As of now there is no monetary benefit/discount linked to this program, however one can check for latest discounts/offers for exchange at your nearest IFB branch. The main benefit of this program is cleaner, safer and greener environment.

• Which IFB products can be recycled through this initiative?

Currently the initiative covers pick up of e-waste related to only IFB washing machines, air-conditioners and refrigerators.

• Do consumers have to pay to get their IFB Appliances disposed?

Consumers do not have to pay for safe disposal of their appliances through IFB Authorized recyclers / agents.

• Can we dispose any old appliance through IFB authorized recyclers/agents?

No. You can dispose only IFB products through our recyclers/agents.

• Is it possible to dispose of the products from anywhere in India, and how much time will it take?

Yes it is possible and it will take about 5- 10 days to get the products picked by our authorized recyclers from the time of the first call made to call center.

• Is Microwave Oven covered under Take Back Policy of IFB?

Yes. But only Refrigerator, Washing Machine & Air Conditioner will be collected from customer’s location, other products like Microwave Oven and Water purifier, etc. should be dropped at our designated collection centers.

List of Collection Centres Cum Service Centres

Orrisa Bhubaneshwar Service Branch IFB Industries Ltd., IDCO Plot No-71, Mancheswar Industrial Estate, Bhubaneswar - 751010
Assam Guwahati Sevice Branch IFB INDUSTRIES LTD, Village: Mikirpara Chakradoi, Mauza: Ramcharani Location : Pamohi, District : Kamrup Metro (Assam), Pin- 781035
Jharkhand Jamshedpur Service Branch Holding No. 304, Road No. 07, West Layout, Sonari, Jamshedpur, Dist - East Singhbhum, (Jharkhand). Pincode :831011.
West Bengal Kolkata Service Branch 47,Hide Road , C/o , Apeejay Industries Private Ltd . Pincode 700088, Kolkata - West Bengal
Bihar Patna Service Branch Ashok Chak, Beside Service Petrol Pump, Nandlal Chapra, Patna, Bihar-800026
Uttar Pradesh Prayagraj Service Branch Prayagraj , 271/1415 A Beli Road New Katra , Opp- Union Bank, Prayagraj - Uttar Pradesh, Pincode:211002.
  Ghaziabad Service Branch Meerut Road , Indo Bulger food compound , Ghaziabad , Uttar Pradesh, Pincode:201001
  Kanpur Service Branch Flat no. 102,119/1015, Laxmiratan cotton mill Officer Colony, Kalpi Road, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh -208012
  Lucknow Service Branch E-75  New Parking No - 07 Phase- II Transport Nagar , Lucknow- Uttar Pradesh, Pincode:226012
Uttarakhand Dehradun Service Branch HCL Compound , Niranjanpur Saharanpur Road Pincode:248001, Dehradun Uttaranchal
Delhi Delhi Service Branch

i) A-24/8, Rathi tower, Mohan co-operative industrial estate, Near Sarita vihar metro station, New delhi -110044

ii) kh no-87/2 ,9 &12 gali number 12 opposite metro pilar number 618 main rohatk road, village Ghevra mundka New Delhi-110041

iii) A-12, Mohan co-operative industrial estate, Near Sarita vihar metro station, New delhi -110044

Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Service Branch IFB Industries Ltd. Khasra No-212/1,214,372, 214/1 Village Misrod (Near Capital Mall) Bhopal (M.P.)-462047
  Indore Service Branch IFB Industries Limited. 1055 E-4 Scheme No 114 Part -1 Behind Union Bank Indore 452010 MP
Rajasthan Jaipur Service Branch IFB Industries LTD C-179, Road No. 9J VKI Area, Jaipur, Rajasthan Pin – 302013
  Jodhpur DSO Service Branch New BJS Colony , Paota , Plot No-265,12/12 Gali, Pincode:342001, Jodhpur, Rajasthan
  Sri Ganganagar DSO Service Branch 182-Vinoba Basti, Near Hanuman Mandir, Sri Ganganagar, Rajasthan-335001
Punjab Mohali Service Branch Industrial Area Plot no - D 131, Phase 7 Mohali,Sector-73 ,Pincode 160055 Punjab.
  Ludhiana Service Branch Village Threekay , Vasika No 505 C/o Baldev Warehousing Complex Pincode:110020, Ludhiana , Punjab
Haryana Karnal Service Branch Bye Pass , G.T. Road , General & Allied Industries Compound Near Devi Lal Chowk , Pincode:132001 Karnal - Haryana
  Gurgaon Hub-IFB Industries Limited

KHASRA NO.31/1/1, No. 19 KILLA NO. 14/2, Village Babra Bakipur, Pataudi Road, Near Adani logistics park, ICD Patli, Pataudi Road, Gurgaon-122503 Haryana

IFB Industries Ltd. , C/0 Seabird Logisolutions Ltd., Khasra no. 14/14 min, 17 min, 18 min, 23,24/1, Vill. – Khawaspur, Faruknagar, Gurgaon, Haryana – 122503

Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Service Branch Plot no 74 Transport Nagar Narwal Jammu Pin Code: 180006, Jammu and Kashmir
Karnataka Bangalore Service Branch

Mahadeva Pura Post 16/17, Visveshwaraiah Ind. Estate, Pincode:560048, Bangalore, Karnataka

Pl.No. 3B & C, Bommasandra industrial Area, Attibele Hobli, Anekal Taluk, Hosur Road, Bengaluru

  Mangalore Service Branch Ansari Road , bunder, Door No. :9-12-550/12 Yatheem Khana , Pincode 575001, Mangalore, Karnataka
Andhra Pradesh Tirupati Service Branch 13-408/2, JK Estate, Opp Railway Kalyana Mandapam, Renugunta, Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh - 517520
  Vijaywada Service Branch Bhavanipuram , #75-10-2, PVR Buildings , NTR Street , Old Bank Centre , Pincode 520012 Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh
  Vishakapatnam Service Branch Flot NO:196/4 AssessetNo:4203, Block-D, Industrial Pak, Chinagantyada Village, Gajuwaka Mandal, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh - 530012
Kerala Calicut Service Branch Beach Road , West Hill, Block 5A , Central warehousing corporation , Pincode 673005, Calicut , Kerala
  Cochin Service Branch IFB Industries LTD, A-1, Kottaram Tower, Eloor Ferry Road, Eloor, Kadungalloor, Ernakulam, Kerala, 683501
Tamil Nadu Pondicherry Service Branch HAAWARD SQUARE, GROUND FLOOR, PLOT No 2, 3rd Cross Street, Sundarraj Nagar, 100 Feet Road, Pondicherry - 605004
  Chennai Service Branch 1/1, Kanniaman Nagar Main Road,Vanagaram, Pincode 600095, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  Chennai Hub c/o Amruthalingeswara Warehousing LLP, Plot No. 40,41,42,43/1,43/2,44,45/3,50/1A,50/1B,50/3,54/1,54/2,54/3,2/1,2/2,3/4A,3/4B,5,6,7,8,10/1, Ayilachery Village, Pudukuppam, Alamathi Post, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600052
  Coimbatore Service Branch Manikarampalayam Road (Via) , Ganapathy No. 196, Bharthiar Road , Pincode:641006, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
  Madurai Service Branch Bharthi ulla street , Race Course Colony 46 , Transcorporation Agency , Pincode:625002 Madurai , Tamil Nadu
  Trichy Service Branch Devadanam , C/o M/s. Tharun Enterprises No 5 Cavery Road , Devadanam Pincode 620002 Trichy ,Tamil Nadu
Telengana Telangana Service Branch

Plot No 3 and 4 , SY No 299 and 301, H No 11-5-150/1, TNK EMPIRE, Ground, 1 and 2 Floor , Bhavani Nagar, Moosapet Village, Balanagar Mandal, Kukatpally Circle, Hyderbad, Telangana 5000018

  Telangana Marketing Branch and Service Centre


  Warangal Service Branch HNO :-15-01-420, E-1, Industrial Estate , Mulugu Road Pincode :505001 Warangal , Telangana
Gujarat Ahmedabad Service Branch opp. Gopal Hotel , Near Coca Cola , B/H Navkar Petrol Pump Pincode 380015 Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
  Surat Service Branch IFB INDUSTRIES LTD, Archana Warehouse, Road no 11, Plot no B7-6 & 7, Sachin Udhyognagar Sahakari Mandli Ltd, Sachin - Palsana road, Vanz- Sachin, Surat (Gujarat)- 394230
  Rajkot Service Branch Katson Logistics, Opp Ganga Jamuna apartment, Jamnagar highway Road, Pramukh Park , Ghanteshwar, Rajkot (Gujarat)
Maharashtra Mumbai Service Branch IFB Industries Ltd. C/O Neeta Clearing & Forwarding Agency, Gala No. 1 to 8, Building No. 23, Indian Corporation, Gundawali Village, Bhiwandi, Maharashtra, Pin Code-421302.
  Nagpur Service Branch IFB Industries Limited, C/O Neeta Enterprises,Plot No. 3 & 4 Shahu Layout, Khadgaon Road - Wadi,Nagpur- 440023.
  Mumbai Service Branch IFB Industries Ltd., C 17 & 18, Kailash Vaibhav, Parksite,Veer Savarkar Marg, Vikhroli, Mumbai, Maharastra Pin Code 400079
Goa Goa Factory - WM Plot L 1, Verna Electronic City, Salcete, Verna, Goa - 403722
  Goa Factory - AC PLOT NO. N-7, PHASE IV, SURVEY No. 261/0, Verna Electronic City, Salcete, Verna, Goa - 403722
  Goa factory CD and spare service division Plot no. 62, 64, 66 , Corlim Industrial Estate, North Goa - 403110
  Goa Service Branch Plot L 2/1, Verna Electronic City, Salcete, Verna, Goa - 403722
  Goa Spares Division IFB INDUSTRIES LTD., C/O-All cargo logistics ltd, plot no N-76, phase IV,verna industrial estate, verna, salcete Goa-403722
Chattisgarh Raipur Service Branch C/o Shree Vasu Logistics Limited Plot No.5,Tatibandh Dhaneli Bypass Ring Road No.4 ,Vill. Tendua Raipur - 492099 Chhattisgarh

List of Service Providers engaged with IFB


Recycler Name Contact No Address
E-Procycle Waste Management 98994 39161 H23A Basement, Kalkaji, New Delhi – 110019 No. – 18008432356
CORAL WATERS 1800 202 8155


TES AMM INDIA PVT LTD 1800 120 8875
  1. 56/13/2/3,14/1/2 , WAZIDPUR,SABOLI,Sonipat,Haryana-131028
  2. Survery No. 118, Site No.Mookambika Remple Road, Magadi Main Road,Machohalli Forest, GateBengaluru (Bangalore) Urban,Karnataka-560091
  3. A-18 Sipcot Industiral Growth Centre,Panrutti 'A' Village, Oragadam,Sriperumbudur Taluk ,Kancheepuram DistPincode - 631604.
      4. Plot No 79/Part, Survey No - 847,, IDA, Medchal Village,Medchal-Malkajgiri District,Telangana - 501401
Exigo Recycling Pvt Ltd 1800 1025 018
  1. 72 K.M. Stone, Near Maruti Showroom, Samlakha, 132101
       2. Opp. Kripal Ashram, Main Barsat Road, Noorwala,   Panipat – 132103
Pruthvi E-Recycle Pvt. Ltd. 98251 96768 Plot No. 12, Survey No. 160/P/1, Tirupati Industrial Area, Lothada,Village Lothada,  Rajkot-360002
Greenzon Recycling Pvt. Ltd. 1800 274 9111 R 30, UPSIDC, Industrial Area, Sikandrabad, Bulandshahar
PWL Ventures 99500 75000 Plot No F142 , Road no 6, RIICO Industrial Area, Bindayaka, Jaipur Industrial Area, Bindayaka, Jaipur
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