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Waste Management

Urban Municipal Corporations Begin Cleaning Up Cities Post Diwali, As Festivities Leave Trail Of Additional Waste

Cleanup after Diwali
Diwali Special Waste Management
Several urban municipal corporations began their post Diwali cleanup drives right after the festivities ended, to avoid accumulation of extra waste in the cities
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With Green Diwali As Their Agenda, These Swachh Warriors Spread The Message Of How To Celebrate An Eco-Friendly Diwali

Diwali Special Swachh Warriors
Swachh Warriors from several parts of the country will be celebrating Diwali in an eco-friendly way
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Signature Campaign Marks The Beginning Of Ludhiana’s Preparation For Swachh Survekshan 2018

Ludhiana gears up for Swachh Survekshan 2018
News Punjab
Ludhiana begins preparation for Swachh Survekshan 2018 by encouraging greater citizen participation in cleanliness activities across the city
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Women In Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur City Lead Awareness Campaigns To Achieve 100% Waste Segregation 

Women In Andhra Pradesh’s Guntur City Lead Awareness Campaigns To Achieve 100% Waste Segregation 
Andhra Pradesh Features
Unhappy with the Swachh Survekshan 2017 rankings, the Guntur city has appointed more than 300 women who will conduct door-to-door awareness campaigns for the next few months to implement the principles of waste management
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Spiti Valley Is Highlighting Plastic Menace With This Unique Art Installation Made With Discarded PET Bottles

Spiti Valley Is Highlighting Plastic Menace With This Unique Art Installation Made With Discarded PET Bottles
Himachal Pradesh Plastic Waste
Discarded plastic bottles have been put to good use with this unique art installation made from plastic pet bottles that reads ‘I pledge to say no to plastic bottled water in Spiti’
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East Delhi’s Sanitation Workers Are On An Indefinite Strike, Demanding Timely Disbursal Of Wages And Access To Cashless Medical Facilities

EDMC sanitation workers go on strike
Delhi News
Since October 11, East Delhi’s sanitation workers have been on strike, demanding timely disbursal of their wages and bonuses, along with cashless medical facilities
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Navi Mumbai Eyes Cleanest City Award, Launches A Swachh Scheme – Go Litter-Free And Win Rs 1 Lakh

Navi Mumbai Eyes Cleanest City Award, Launches A Swachh Scheme – Go Litter-Free And Win Rs 1 Lakh
Features Maharashtra
In a bid to earn the cleanest city title in Swachh Survekshan 2018, Navi Mumbai is incentivising housing societies to maintain 100% cleanliness which in turn will help the city remain spick and span
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‘Your Garbage, Your Responsibility’, With This As Their Mantra, Thiruvananthapuram Shows How To Manage Waste Effectively

‘Your Garbage, Your Responsibility’, With This As Their Mantra, Thiruvananthapuram Shows How To Manage Waste Effectively
Kerala Waste Management
While India struggles to make waste segregation at source mandatory, there is one city – Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala that has taken a step forward and is on its way to make composting organic waste at the source compulsory
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Supreme Court Sets An Example On Menstrual Waste, To Install Sanitary Napkin Incinerators

Supreme Court Sets An Example On Menstrual Waste, Installs Sanitary Napkin Incinerators Machines
Menstrual Hygiene News
The Supreme Court will install 3 sanitary napkin vending machines and an equal number of incinerators for disposing used pads for 1,000 plus women staff working in its premises
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Celebrate Waste-Free Diwali: Top 5 Home Décor Ideas To Brighten Up Your Home

Diwali Special Do It Yourself
This year, give Diwali a green makeover, reuse everyday items in innovative ways to create beautiful products and decorate your home
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U-17 World Cup Match Sees Plastic Bottles And Packets Discarded Indiscriminately At Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium

Plastic waste at JLN stadium
Delhi Plastic Waste
The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi was the dumping ground for discarded plastic bottles and packets after India’s second match in the FIFA U-17 World Cup
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#HyderabadRains: Authorities Blame Plastic Waste For Turning Localities Into Lakes

#HyderabadRains Authorities Blame Plastic Waste For Turning Localities Into Lakes
News Telangana
Due to heavy rains in Hyderabad, plastic items and other littered trash flowed with the water choking the drains and formed huge lumps of plastic that prevented water from making it through the sewer pipes
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