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Garbage A Ticking Time Bomb In India, Will Have ‘Disastrous Consequences’ If Not Checked, Say Researchers

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News Waste Management
One of the authors of the book, Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India, during a visit to outskirts of Delhi once was horrified to see the manner in which old mobile phones and other e-waste was being treated ...
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Waste Management: Delhi High Court Directs Aam Aadmi Party Government To Clean Up Kushak Drain

Waste Management: Delhi High Court Directs Aam Aadmi Party Government To Clean Up Kushak Drain
Delhi News
Delhi High Court has directed the Aam Aadmi Party government to clean the Kushak drain near South Extension-II to ensure it does not become a mosquito breeding ground ...
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Landfill Crisis: Garbage Dumping Ground At Mulund In Mumbai Permanently Shut

Landfill Crisis: Garbage Dumping Ground At Mulund In Mumbai Permanently Shut
Landfill Crisis Maharashtra News
Garbage dumping ground at Mulund, Mumbai was permanently closed from Monday after it got filled to its maximum capacity and now garbage produced everyday in the city will be dumped at the landfills in Deonar and Kanjurmarg areas ...
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Allot Land For Garbage Dumping Ground In 2 Months: High Court To Maharashtra

Allot Land For Garbage Dumping Ground In 2 Months: High Court To Maharashtra
Maharashtra News
Hearing a petition, the Bombay High Court asked the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) to provide a garbage dumping ground in place of Mulund and Deonar dumping grounds ...
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Swachh Mumbai: 1500 Volunteers Take Part In A 24-Hour Clean-up At Worli Fort

Swachh Mumbai: 1500 Volunteers Take Part In A 24-Hour Clean-up At Worli Fort
News Swachh Warriors
After cleaning up Dadar beach, Mumbai’s swachh warrior Chinu Kwatra undertakes the mission to clean-up Worli Fort ...
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High Tide Spills Garbage Along Marine Drive, 12 Tonnes Removed

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The stink the garbage raised kept many Mumbaikars away from one of the city's well-recognised locations ...
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After Cleaning Up 300 Tonnes Of Garbage From Mumbai’s Dadar Beach, This Warrior To Transform Worli Fort Into A Clean Tourist Spot

After Cleaning Up 300 Tonnes Of Garbage From Mumbai’s Dadar Beach, This Warrior To Transform Warli Fort Into A Clean Tourist Spot
Maharashtra News
Join Chinu Kwatra, who is doing his bit to clean-up Mumbai. After continuous clean up drives at Dadar beach, this swachh warrior aims to transform Worli Fort ...
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High Court Calls Report From MCDs On Implementation Of Solid Waste Management Rules

Delhi News
High Court slams the three municipal corporations of Delhi for lack of cleanliness in the national capital said they should file the report on the status of implementation of solid waste management bye-laws ...
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Solid Waste Management: In A Month Noida Authority Not To Collect Waste That Is Not Segregated

Solid Waste Management: In A Month Noida Authority Not To Collect Waste That Is Not Segregated
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
Implementing door-to-door waste collection project under Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016, the Noida Authority has decided charge a certain amount for it, which will range from Rs.25 to 10,000 ...
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An Innovation To Prevent Waste From Flowing Into The Sea, Rivers And Lakes, Can This Solve Water Pollution Problem?

Non-food goods involves release of nutrients like nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium directly into water systems
Karnataka World Environment Day
The modular floating barriers made of steel and aluminium can be deployed as per the requirement to prevent waste from polluting water bodies like rivers, lakes ...
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Cops In Aurangabad Collect Garbage, Appeal Citizens To Segregate Waste

EDMC sanitation workers go on strike
Maharashtra News
Getting their hands and uniforms dirty, police officials follow the lead of the commissioner Milind Bharambe to collect garbage from various locations ...
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South Delhi Municipal Corporation Says That No User Charge Should Be Levied On Garbage Collection

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Delhi News
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has been made the nodal agency for the proposal on behalf of all the civic bodies. The proposal essentially seeks an amendment to the bylaws related to sanitation under the Delhi Municipal Corporation Act, 1957 ...
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