Waste Management

Waste Management

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National Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh Chief Secretary To Take Urgent Steps To Deal With Waste Post Kumbh

The National Green Tribunal had earlier asked the Uttar Pradesh Pollution Control Board (UPPCB) to monitor the environment during the Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj (Allahabad) and implement segregation of waste at source by educating the people ...
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To Mark World Book Day, Bhopal Introduces Swachh 4Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Redistribute

To Mark World Book Day, Bhopal Introduces Swachh 4Rs – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle And Redistribute

To reduce the paper waste load, protect trees and increase the access to books, Bhopal Municipal Corporation has introduced book banks across the city ...
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Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations

Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations

The notice was issued to Timarpur Okhla Waste Management Company Private Limited because several violations were observed by a team of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in December 2018 ...
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Ms. Mirza was in Himachal Pradesh, shooting her upcoming web series, when she decided to join the Sunday clean-up drive

Dia Mirza ‘Heals The Himalayas’, Contributes In A Four-Hour Clean-Up Drive To Do Her Bit For The Environment

Dia Mirza recently teamed up with the volunteers of Healing Himalaya Foundation for a cleanup drive and the team collected about 120 sacks full of plastic waste ...
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An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management

An Exemplary In Itself: This Park In Nagpur Is Here To Give Lessons On Waste Management

The first waste management park at NEERI opened its gate on April 8 to educate and aware individuals about waste ...
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Stop Tossing E-waste, Start Treating It: Here Are Five Ways To Manage Electronic Waste

Stop Tossing E-waste, Start Treating It: Here Are Five Ways To Manage Electronic Waste

As per a study by ASSOCHAM-NEC, India generates 2 million tonnes of waste per annum and is likely to produce 5.2 million tonnes of e-waste per year by 2020. Here is a guide on how you can reduce e-waste ...
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The Safai Sena claims that 95 per cent of the recycling in Delhi is being done informally by waste pickers

‘Waste Handlers A Key To Swachh Bharat’, Says Safai Sena As They Release List Of Demands Before Elections

A group of 12,000 waste pickers, Safai Sena, have released a list of demands ahead of elections, asking political parties to take into account the services of 2 million waste pickers ...
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IPL 2019: When RCB Decided To Wear Green Jersey Against Delhi Capitals To Bat For The Planet

IPL 2019: When RCB Decided To Wear Green Jersey Against Delhi Capitals To Bat For The Planet

On Sunday’s IPL match, the Royal Challengers Bangalore team came out wearing green jerseys made of recycled plastic to up their swachh quotient ...
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Band Baaja Baaraat With A Swachh Twist: How To Organise An Eco-friendly Wedding? Here’s Your Guide

Band Baaja Baaraat With A Swachh Twist: How To Organise An Eco-friendly Wedding? Here’s Your Guide

Celebrate your wedding day in a green and eco-friendly way, here's a quick guide on what needs to be done to make your celebrations a zero-waste affair ...
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Expert Opinion On Two-Bin Waste Segregation System India Launches On World Environment Day

Waste Segregation At Source Rule Finally Comes To Noida, But Here’s Why Citizens Are Unable To Comply

In some sectors of Noida, the municipal corporation has announced waste segregation at source rule, without taking care of basic facilities. Here's why citizens are unable to follow the practice of waste segregation ...
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This 20-Year-Old Upcycled School Bus Is An Inspiration For A Sustainable Future

This 20-Year-Old Upcycled School Bus Is An Inspiration For A Sustainable Future

Doaba Public School in Punjab decided to show the world how old vehicles can be given a new lease of life by transforming its 20-year-old bus into an open-air theatre, play area and as well as a museum ...
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Bihar chief secretary to personally monitor the progress of solid waste management in the areas notified as model cities, towns or villages in Bihar ...
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