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5 Toilet Technologies Best Suited For Waste Management Locally
Swachh Guide World Toilet Day

5 Toilet Technologies Best Suited For Waste Management Locally

World Toilet Day 2020: Following five technologies can solve both the problems – sanitation and waste management and achieve the goal of open defecation free plus and ODF plus plus under Swachh Bharat Mission 2.0 ...
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Eco-friendly Toilets Can Eradicate Open Defecation And Help Manage Waste Effectively
Swachh Guide World Toilet Day

Eco-friendly Toilets Can Eradicate Open Defecation And Help Manage Waste Effectively

World Toilet Day 2020: Twin leach pit, toilet technology promoted by the government to eradicate open defecation and manage waste, is not suitable for high water table, flood prone, and rocky areas. Here are the two other technologies that one can adopt ...
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Promoted Under The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, A User Assesses The 'Twin Pit' Toilet Technology
Swachh Guide World Toilet Day

Promoted Under The Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, A User Assesses The ‘Twin Pit’ Toilet Technology

World Toilet Day 2020: Under the Swachh Bharat Mission - Gramin, the government promoted the construction of twin pit toilets and even provided subsidy, but does this toilet technology live up to its promise? ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: What Are Twin Pit Toilets?
Swachh Guide World Toilet Day

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: What Are Twin Pit Toilets?

World Toilet Day 2020: Twin pit toilet technology is an onsite waste management system that converts human waste into manure ...
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Air Pollution: What Is Air Quality Index, How Is It Measured And Its Health Impact
Air Pollution Swachh Guide

Air Pollution: What Is Air Quality Index, How Is It Measured And Its Health Impact

Eight pollutants namely particulate matter (PM) 10, PM2.5, Ozone (O3), Sulphur dioxide (SO2), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), carbon monoxide (CO), lead (Pb) and ammonia (NH3) act as major parameters in deriving the AQI of an area ...
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Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body
Air Pollution Swachh Guide

Air Pollution: What Is Particulate Matter And How Does It Affect The Human Body

Particulate matter (PM), nitrogen dioxide, sulphur dioxide and ozone are the major contributors to air pollution and determine the varied levels of air quality index. What is particulate matter and what are its harmful effects? ...
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Swachh Guide

From A Luxury To Suffocating, Here Are Some Unusual Myths Regarding Toilets Debunked

Despite the construction of over 9 crore toilets, a lot of people still prefer defecating in the open due to the ancient myths surrounding construction as well as usage of toilets ...
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Swachh Guide: What Is ODF?
Open Defecation Free Swachh Guide

Swachh Guide: What Is ODF?

In October 2014, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was instituted to achieve the vision of ‘clean India’ and eliminate the practice of open defecation by October 2, 2019 ...
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Buying Guide: 6 Electric Vehicles Terms You Must Know
Electric Vehicles Swachh Guide

Buying Guide: 6 Electric Vehicles Terms You Must Know

As the government of India has been pushing for electric vehicles to reduce vehicular pollution, here are the key terms that you need to be aware of if you plan to go the electric way ...
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