Waste Management

Waste Management

Waste Management: Bhaderwah Valley Of Jammu And Kashmir To Get A Task Force To Deal With Increasing Solid Waste

Waste Management: Bhaderwah Valley Of Jammu And Kashmir To Get A Task Force To Deal With Increasing Solid Waste

Bhaderwah Development Authority has decided to ban the use of polythene and disposable plastic products to tackle the garbage problem in its valley ...
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New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection

New Age Dustbins Deployed By New Delhi Municipal Council To Modernise Waste Collection

The New Delhi Municipal Council has installed 40 sensor based underground bins to manage the waste effectively while maintaining aesthetics of the city ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Gujarat To Deposit Rs. 75 Crore To Clear Waste In Ahmedabad Landfill

National Green Tribunal Directs Gujarat To Deposit Rs. 75 Crore To Clear Waste From Ahmedabad Landfill

The National Green Tribunal said that after clearing the garbage from Pirana landfill in Ahmedabad, the state of Gujarat may consider using a part of the recovered land for waste treatment and some other part for building a bio-diversity park to improve the air quality ...
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As Panaji Municipal Corporation Refuses To Treat Waste, Garbage Crisis Could Grip, Goa's 'Queen Of Beaches'

As Panaji Municipal Corporation Refuses To Treat Waste, Garbage Crisis Could Grip, Goa’s ‘Queen Of Beaches’

Due to the foul smell from an overburdened waste treatment facility near Calangute beach, people living in the nearby villages have been protesting which led Panaji Mayor to stop wet waste from being processed in the facility ...
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In Tiruchirappalli Adopt A Zero Waste Lifestyle And Win Big

To make Trichy the green city of India, the municipal corporation has proposed to reward its residents who practice a zero-waste lifestyle, from gift vouchers to health insurance policy many things are up for grabs ...
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68-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls

58-Year-Old Woman From Nashik Takes On Newspaper Waste, Converts It Into Dolls

What started as a hobby is now becoming a viable way of tackling waste paper for 58-year-old Meena Patankar who uses discarded newspaper to make dolls and other home décor items ...
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India’s ‘Mount Everest Of Trash’ – Ghazipur Is Set To Grow Taller Than The Taj Mahal, Here’s How You Can Help

India’s ‘Mount Everest Of Trash’ – Ghazipur Is Set To Grow Taller Than The Taj Mahal, Here’s How You Can Help

In New Delhi, the dump site has been nicknamed 'Mt. Everest' due to its massive and increasing size, yet authorities and citizens fail to understand the importance of following rules of waste management ...
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National Green Tribunal Asks Army To Cooperate With Delhi Cantonment Board To Implement Solid Waste Rules

National Green Tribunal Asks Army To Cooperate With Delhi Cantonment Board To Implement Solid Waste Rules

The National Green tribunal had earlier expressed concern over the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in the national capital, saying the situation was highly unsatisfactory ...
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A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat

A Small Act Of Recycling Can Make A Big Difference In Our Landfills, Says This 39-Year-Old Waste Warrior From Gujarat

Sandeep Patel, an entrepreneur who is turning waste to wealth, aims to divert waste from going into the landfills by sorting and recycling it and putting it back in the economy ...
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Can A Film Set Be Made Eco-friendly? An Inspiring Short-film Using A Set Made Of Recycled Wastepaper Proves It Right

Need to know how trees are saving the planet? Here’s a short film with eco-friendly set to tell you that ...
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Clean Goa Green Goa: Chief Minister Celebrated Statehood Day, With Cleanliness Vow, Waste Management Challenge

Clean Goa Green Goa: Chief Minister Celebrated Statehood Day, With Cleanliness Vow, Waste Management Challenge

To mark the occasion of Goa Statehood Day on May 30, Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant took an oath to treat all waste generated by him at home and in the secretariat in a bid to promote waste management ...
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Over 25 States Face Rs. 1 Crore Environment Compensation For No Action Plan On Plastic Waste Disposal

Over 25 States Face Rs. 1 Crore Fine For No Action Plan On Plastic Waste Disposal

The National Green Tribunal had earlier directed all states and union territories except Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, West Bengal, and Puducherry to submit an action plan for compliance of Plastic Waste Management Rules and furnish the same to the Central Pollution Control Board by April 30, 2019 ...
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