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Need To Reduce Waste At Household-Level To Minimise Burden: Environment Experts

The conference was organised by UN-accreditenisation Chintan, working on the issue of waste management in partnership of EPIC India
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Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs states that the total municipal solid waste generation in urban areas of the country is 52.97 million tonnes per annum, out of which 46.03 per cent is processed ...
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Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: What Are The Challenges India Faces In Managing Its Waste

Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: What Are The Challenges India Faces In Managing Its Waste
India's Garbage Crisis
Waste segregation in India is mandatory - be it by the Solid Waste Management Rules 2016 or the Two-Bins nation-wide campaign launched in 2017 on World Environment Day by the government. To check on the ground reality, NDTV visited different localities of the New Delhi, here is what we found ...
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Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: All About Composting

Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: All About Composting
India's Garbage Crisis Waste Management
With a simple process of composting an individual can do his bit for the environment and divert a bulk of the waste from overflowing landfills. Here’s a complete lowdown on one of waste management’s simple techniques – composting ...
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Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: How Upcycling And Recycling Can Make A Difference

Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: How Upcycling And Recycling Can Make A Difference
India's Garbage Crisis Waste Management
Help India from drowning in its own waste mess, adopt the basic waste management steps like upcycling and recycling and help save the planet. Here's some help ...
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Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: After Going Open Defecation Free Rural Haryana Now Aims To Improve Its Waste Management

Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: After Going Open Defecation Free Rural Haryana Now Aims To Improve Its Waste Management
Haryana India's Garbage Crisis Waste Management
After achieving the Open Defecation Free tag, Haryana is gearing up for the battle of waste management. Though the authorities have started making plan such as small garbage dump yards for villagers, recycling of waste and door-to-door garbage collection, but still the road to Swachh Haryana is long as people living in the rural parts are completely unaware about the concept of waste management ...
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Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: How Urban India Can Embrace The Practice Of 3 R’s – Reduce, Reuse And Recycle

Fighting India’s Garbage Crisis: How Urban India Can Embrace The Practice Of 3 Rs – Reduce, Reuse And Recycle
India's Garbage Crisis Waste Management
Out of 62 million tonnes of waste being produced by urban India, mere 11.9 million tonnes is treated – it is time to rethink the way we have been generating and managing waste ...
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India’s Garbage Crisis, An On Ground Report: ‘Everyday, We Wake Up To The Smell Of Waste,’ Story Of Thousands Of Homeless Living In Delhi

India’s Garbage Crisis, An On Ground Report: ‘Everyday, We Wake Up To The Smell Of Waste,’ Story Of Thousands Of Homeless Living In Delhi
India's Garbage Crisis
In 2017, on World Environment Day, the government had launched a massive waste management project in 4,000 cities across the country , wherein waste segregation at source was made mandatory, nearly two years down the line the on ground reality in one of the major citiy of India - Delhi remains unchanged ...
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  • Let's make India clean, green and healthy.

    Amitabh Bachchan

    Campaign Ambassador

  • Waste to wealth is the way forward to make India clean.

    Nitin Gadkari

    Road Transport & Highways & Water Resources Minister

  • I can say with confidence that Chhattisgarh will be 100% open defecation before October 2019.

    Raman Singh

    Chief Minister, Chhattisgarh

  • When Swachh Bharat Mission was launched, people thought this will be just another photo op. But this has turned out to be a people's movement.

    Arun Jaitley

    Finance Minister

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