Global E-waste Monitor Statistics Partnership

Released 02 July 2020

The third edition of The Global E-Waste Monitor 2020 by the Global E-waste Statistics Partnership (GESP), provides comprehensive insight to address the global e-waste challenge. A record 53.6 million metric tonnes (Mt) of e-waste – discarded products with a battery or plug such as computers and mobile phones – is reported generated worldwide in 2019, up 21 per cent in five years.