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From Garbage Hill To Eco Park Delhi’s Okhla Landfill Hopes To Change For The Better
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From Garbage Hill To Eco Park Delhi’s Okhla Landfill Hopes To Change For The Better

South Delhi’s pilot project of converting the Okhla landfill into an ecological park is underway, as about 6000 square metre of the 40 acre land has been converted into a green space ...
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Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018
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Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018

2018 again underlined why India’s growing garbage is a full blown crisis and not enough is being down to tackle the problem on war footing ...
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Experts On Fallout Of Fire At Delhi’s Largest Dumping Site Bhalswa
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Experts On Fallout Of Fire At Delhi’s Largest Dumping Site Bhalswa

Delhi’s 62 meter tall Bhalswa landfill catches fire, experts asks for an emergency response mechanism and decentralised waste disposal system ...
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Fire At Bhalswa Landfill Site ‘Almost’ Brought Under Control

A fire raging at Bhalswa landfill has raised concerns about the air quality in Delhi-NCR further deteriorating, three fire tenders were engaged for 3 days and the fire has been "almost" brought under control, Delhi Fire Service ...
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Landfill Crisis: Garbage Dumping Ground At Mulund In Mumbai Permanently Shut
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Landfill Crisis: Garbage Dumping Ground At Mulund In Mumbai Permanently Shut

Garbage dumping ground at Mulund, Mumbai was permanently closed from Monday after it got filled to its maximum capacity and now garbage produced everyday in the city will be dumped at the landfills in Deonar and Kanjurmarg areas ...
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Noida Authority begins work to remove landfill site from Sector 54
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Noida Authority Complies To NGT Order, Begins Work To Remove Landfill Site From Sector 54

In compliance with NGT’s order, the waste would be dried to be transported away from the site and later segregated ...
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Waste Management: A panel will manage 34 million tonnes of garbage at Delhi’s landfills
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Monitoring Garbage Disposal Plans, Actions Of Municipal Bodies: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Tells Supreme Court

Two new Waste-to-Energy plants with capacity of 3,500 Metric Tonnes are being set up at Bhalswa and at Tehkhand respectively. The capacity of existing Waste-to-Energy plant at Ghazipur is being enhanced by 1,000 tonnes, said a press release issued by the Lieutenant Governor's office ...
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Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Reviews The Management Plan Of Okhla Landfill

The South Delhi Municipal Corporation will work with experts from IIT-Delhi to stabilise the Okhla landfill site that has reached a staggering height of 165 feet ...
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The Ghazipur landfill grows 15 metres every year
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Despite New Waste Management Rules, Delhi’s Ghazipur Landfill Grows 15 Metres In A Year

Despite plans of shutting the landfill in 2008, or using waste from it to build highways, nothing has materialised yet ...
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Bhalaswa Landfill Site To Be Covered In Green Membrane: NDMC Official
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Delhi’s Landfill Crisis: Fire Breaks Out At Okhla Dumping Site In South Delhi

In South Delhi, 3,500 Metric Tonnes of waste is generated daily and 56% of the solid waste is processed ...
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National Green Tribunal
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NGT Notice To Ministry of Environment, Civic Bodies On Plea Against Landfill Sites In Delhi

The approval by Delhi Development Authority for the land granted to set up landfill sites at Sonia Vihar and Ghonda Gujran has come under scrutiny as the areas are densely populated ...
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National Green Tribunal
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Will Examine If Alternate Landfill Sites Fall On Yamuna Floodplains: NGT

The bench assured that all the issues related to the identification of new landfill sites will be considered ...
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