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A massive fire broke out on Friday afternoon at Bengaluru's 1,000-acre Bellandur Lake

In Bengaluru, 5,000 Armymen Fought Raging Fire At Bellandur Lake

Bellandur Lake, the largest of the 262 lakes and tanks in Bengaluru, receives about 40 per cent of the city's sewage.
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At Bengaluru's Bellandur Lake, Massive Fire Rages For 7 Hours

At Bengaluru’s Bellandur Lake, Massive Fire Rages For 7 Hours

At Bengaluru's 1,000-acre Bellandur Lake, infamous for pollution and toxic foam, a massive fire broke out this afternoon. It took more than 5,000 army personnel and fire-fighting equipment to bring the fire that raged for seven hours under control.
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Ministry of Science calls for concept note to deal with garbage

Union Ministry Of Science Calls For Concepts Which Focus On Technical Solutions To Manage India’s Waste Problem

The Ministry is looking forward to innovative ideas from academic institutes to tackle India’s waste problem
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Waste in Noida

Noida’s Waste Collection System To See A Revamp In 2018 As Authorities Focus On Segregation

The absence of a landfill has hurt Noida’s waste management scenario, and authorities are resorting to making segregation more prominent till a scientific landfill and waste-to-energy plant is built
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Mumbai’s Cleanest Religious Institution Is Now Producing Electricity From Garbage

Mumbai’s Cleanest Religious Institution Is Now Producing Electricity From Garbage

Mumbai’s Ayyappa Temple, located in Goregaon’s Bangur Nagar has installed a unique system that helps the temple produce electricity from wet waste
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Bombay High Court Warns Thane Civic Body Against Violating Waste Management Rules

Some residents of Thane raised objection to dumping of waste by the municipal corporation in non-designated areas, especially in the coastal zones, and mangrove-rich sites near Davale village in Thane, adjoining Mumbai
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A Team Of Researchers Develop A Method To Turn Raw Biomass Into High Value Chemicals

A Team Of Researchers Develop A Method To Turn Raw Biomass Into High Value Chemicals

The method the researchers developed has advantages over existing conversion methods as it produces a very high yield of five-carbon sugar and furfural, and the catalyst materials used are recyclable
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Ragpickers Heave A Sigh Of Relief As GST On Recycling Waste Comes Down

Dry Waste Collection Centres In Salem To Boost Waste Segregation In The City

The dry waste collection centres in Salem are expected to solve the city's waste problem as citizens only need to handover the segregated dry waste to waste collectors, who will collect it from them every Wednesday
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Coffee-Fuelled Buses To Disco Soups: Five Quirky Uses Of Waste In 2017

Coffee-Fuelled Buses To Disco Soups: Five Quirky Uses Of Waste In 2017

Waste in 2017 was used in innovative and quirky ways across the world in a bid to build awareness on waste management
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Pune to get new waste management bylaws

A Happy New Year On The Cards For Pune, As New Waste Management Bylaws Split Responsibilities Among Citizens And Authorities

Pune Municipal Corporation’s bylaws to provide precise definitions of waste and how to treat them, making waste management an easier task in the city
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Goa’s New Year Resolution: To Become Plastic And Garbage Free By 2022

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that a clean Goa without plastic garbage is the state's top priority
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Manipur village collects waste from residents

A Village In Manipur Is Buying Solid Waste From Its Residents To Spread Awareness On Waste Management

Manipur generates more than 178 tonnes of waste daily but more than 50 tonnes remain uncollected, making many areas of the state prone to scattered waste
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