Sustainable Management of Solar Panel Wastes and Electronic Products Wastes

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Patiphan Kerdlap
Kanitsorn Boonrat


This article aims to provide sustainable management of solar panel wastes and electronic products wastes. Chemical separation technology has been used as part of the management of solar panel and electronic scrap management systems. They are the wastes produced from the use of solar panel and equipment in the solar panel power generation system. Solar panel waste forecast electronic wastes from supporting Alternative Energy Development Plan to generate electricity from ground-mounted solar energy. Or solar farms or installed Solar roof top systems for buildings, houses, businesses and factories. It was a challenge in the amount of waste generated from solar power generation systems. When a solar panel is damaged or worn out, it becomes e-waste. Therefore, the concept, process and Chemical separation technology, heavy metals can be used as raw materials for the manufacture of solar panels. Glass shards and the cell parts can be used as raw materials in other industries. The implementation of the solar panel waste disposal technology must be presented with regard to the Electronic Waste Law in order to prevention and management methods for solar panel wastes in Thailand.


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