In cooperation with AGID, IstanbulLight and Tohum Autism Foundation social responsibility, electrical and electronic waste, especially lighting, will be recycled and will protect the environment and human health and contribute to the education of children with autism.
Technology is developing rapidly and electrical and electronic wastes are increasing at the same rate. The solution is to recycle wastes containing valuable elements such as gold, iron, copper, aluminum and many substances such as mercury that may be harmful to the environment and human health. kazanit's going through. IstanbulLight, 18th International Lighting & Electrical Equipment Fair and Congress, which will be held at Istanbul Expo Center on September 21-2019, 12, together with AGID - Lighting Equipment Manufacturers Association and Tohum Autism Foundation, to raise awareness about the recycling of electrical and electronic waste, especially lighting. and took action to mobilize people.
We are aware of autism
Stating that their association is an organization authorized by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization for waste management of electrical and electronic goods, AGID Chairman of the Board Fahir Gök stated that in line with this mission, they carry out social responsibility campaigns for lighting and recycling of electrical and electronic wastes. Gök said, “When many electronic devices such as fluorescent lamps, small household appliances, personal care devices are not collected correctly and systematically and released to nature, the dangerous substances in them mix with water, air and soil. This poses a risk to the environment and human health. By recycling these wastes, we not only protect the environment and human health, but also recycle them into our economy by saving the valuable elements in them. kazanwe are up. While serving this mission with the IstanbulLight Fair, which we support as AGID, we are happy to support the Tohum Autism Foundation with the social responsibility campaign 'We Are Aware of Autism, We Are With You With Recycling'.
Support the education of children with autism by bringing your lighting waste to IstanbulLight
Stating that a lighting waste area will be created at IstanbulLight Fair within the scope of the cooperation, Istanbul Çight Fair Manager Mustafa Çelen said, “Our aim is to contribute to raising awareness about the recycling of lighting wastes. For this purpose, we are creating waste area in IstanbulLight. We will also give surprise gifts to two people who bring the most lighting waste every day while visiting the fair to encourage them. We will also contribute to the protection of the environment and human health as well as to the Seed Autism Foundation's educational activities for children with autism. Education is a vital need for our children with autism, beyond the constitutional right. Therefore, we ask our visitors to come with their waste. ”
Every 59 child born today is born 1 at risk of autism
Autism is a complex neuro-developmental difference that is congenital and recognized in the first three years of life. A child is diagnosed with autism every 20 minutes in the world, and 1 out of every 59 children born today is born with autism risk. When we project the population, it is estimated that there are approximately 1 individuals with autism in our country and that there are 1.387.580 family members affected by this condition. In our country, the number of 5.550.320 children and youth with autism between the ages of 0-19 who can go to school and have access to education is only 434.010.Tohum Turkey Autism Early Diagnosis and Education Foundation provides early diagnosis of children with "Autism Spectrum Disorder", special education to the society. kazanIt pioneers the development of the country and operates in the public interest without making any profit.
Lighting industry 18-21 meets in IstanbulLight in September
IstanbulLight, 12th International Lighting & Electrical Equipment Fair and Congress, will be organized by InformaMarkets with the strategic partnership of the Lighting Equipment Manufacturers Association (AGID) and the Turkish National Committee of Lighting (ATMK) between September 18-21, 2019 at the Istanbul Expo Center. Turkey, Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, 230 more than the industry from CIS countries and Asian professionals, which will bring together under one roof ıstanbullight Fair, held simultaneously with the 6.500th National Lighting Congress, 12.Aydınlat the Design Summit and Trade Scene will also host events.