Recycling of e-waste and Plastic Waste Management in India enables us to recover various valuable metals and other materials from electronics, conserve natural resources (energy), reduce pollution, conserve landfill space, and create jobs. According to the EPA, recycling one million laptops can save energy equivalent to electricity that can run 3,657 American homes for a year. Recycle a million cell phones can recover 75 pounds of gold, 772 pounds of silver, 35,274 pounds of copper, and 33 pounds of palladium.