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Delhi Sits On Ticking Garbage Bomb Five Latest Developments On Ghazipur Landfill Tragedy
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Delhi Sits On A Ticking Garbage Bomb: Six Latest Developments On Ghazipur Landfill Tragedy

From banning any kind of garbage dumping on Ghazipur, diverting city’s waste to a temporary landfill to the Delhi authorities facing the wrath of National Green Tribunal, here are the latest developments that took place in since the incident ...
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Delhi’s 80-Feet Garbage Mountain Collapses: 5 Stark Facts You Should Know About The Ghazipur Landfill
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Delhi’s 80-Feet Garbage Mountain Collapses: 5 Stark Facts You Should Know About The Ghazipur Landfill

Recently Delhi’s oldest landfill - Ghazipur collapsed, leaving two people dead and several injured. Here is a lowdown of stark facts about the 80 feet garbage mountain that led to this unfortunate tragedy in Delhi ...
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Delhi Drowns In Its Own Trash: The Oldest Functional Ghazipur Landfill Caves In, Two Dead, Many Fear Trapped

The oldest landfill of Delhi - Ghazipur near NH 24 caved in, leaving two people dead, many vehicles and people trapped under the debris ...
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As Its Sole Landfill Runs Out Of Life, Kolkata’s Civic Body Announces Tax Benefits For People Who Segregate Waste
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As Its Sole Landfill Runs Out Of Life, Kolkata’s Civic Body Announces Tax Benefits For People Who Segregate Waste

With the only landfill in the city on the verge of collapse and unable to take in anymore waste, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation will give tax incentives to people who segregate and compost waste inside their residential premises ...
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No Dumping Udupi District Aims To Get Rid Of Its Landfill Through Zero Waste Policy
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No Dumping: Udupi District Aims To Get Rid Of Its Landfill Through Zero Waste Policy

From recycling dry waste to composting wet waste, the district of Udupi will aims to make the region garbage free thereby sending zero wastes to the landfills ...
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Mumbaikars Launch Zero-Garbage Initiative To Unburden City’s Landfill
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Mumbaikars Launch Zero-Garbage Initiative To Unburden City’s Landfill

With Centre’s aim of achieving 100% sanitation coverage by 2019, citizens of Juhu have come forward and pledged to segregate dry and wet waste and treat all its garbage at source to make the K (West) ward garbage free ...
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Mumbai’s Commercial Building Marches Forward To Save The Deonar Landfill, Pledges To Reduce 16,000 Kilos Of Wet Waste By End Of This Year
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Mumbai’s Commercial Building Marches Forward To Save The Deonar Landfill, Pledges To Reduce 16,000 Kilos Of Wet Waste By End Of This Year

Mittal Chambers in Nariman Point generates nearly 50 kilos of wet waste on a daily basis and the aim is to compost atleast 15 per cent of it ...
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Disposing Waste Scientifically: How Scientific Landfills Can Change The Waste Disposal Scenario In India

With nearly 72 per cent of India’s garbage remaining untreated, scientific landfills are an option for urban India to ensure proper waste disposal ...
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If Waste Management Is Not Done Right Then By 2030 India Will Need a Landfill as Big as Bengaluru. Here’s How You Can Help
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If Waste Management Is Not Done Right Then By 2030 India Will Need a Landfill as Big as Bengaluru. Here’s How You Can Help

The problem of improper disposal of waste in India is currently a major roadblock in achieving the Swachh Bharat Mission’s goal to create a clean India by 2019 ...
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Use Technology To Resolve Landfill Issues In Delhi: LG To Municipal Corporation
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Use Technology To Resolve Landfill Issues In Delhi: LG To Municipal Corporation

During a visit to the city's largest fandfill, Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal instructed civic bodies to find a way to use technology to deal with the mounting waste ...
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Give Incentives To Recycle Products From Waste: Delhi Lieutenant Governor
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NGT’s Order On Segregation Of Waste Will Help Reduce 50% Load On Landfills: Delhi Civic Body

The North Delhi Municipal Corporation applauded the National Green Tribunal’s (NGT) order passed on December 19 to enforce a fine of Rs 10,000 on those throwing garbage in public places. North MCD further reiterated that it firmly backs the NGT decision of collection, transportation and disposition of waste in accordance with the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016. ...
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