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Landfill Crisis

Experts On Fallout Of Fire At Delhi’s Largest Dumping Site Bhalswa

Experts On Fallout Of Fire At Delhi’s Largest Dumping Site Bhalswa
Delhi Landfill Crisis News
Delhi’s 62 meter tall Bhalswa landfill catches fire, experts asks for an emergency response mechanism and decentralised waste disposal system ...
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Fire At Bhalswa Landfill Site ‘Almost’ Brought Under Control

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A fire raging at Bhalswa landfill has raised concerns about the air quality in Delhi-NCR further deteriorating, three fire tenders were engaged for 3 days and the fire has been "almost" brought under control, Delhi Fire Service ...
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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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Three Waste-To-Energy Plants In Delhi Causing Pollution, National Green Tribunal Orders Fresh Inspection

Three Waste-To-Energy Plants In Delhi Causing Pollution, National Green Tribunal Orders Inspection
Air Pollution Delhi National Green Tribunal News
A joint inspection committee of Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) and Delhi Pollution Control Committee (DPCC) told National Green Tribunal that the Waste-to-Energy Plants at Okhla, Ghazipur and Bawana in the national capital are not complying with emission standards and are causing air pollution ...
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Monitoring Garbage Disposal Plans, Actions Of Municipal Bodies: Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Tells Supreme Court

Waste Management: A panel will manage 34 million tonnes of garbage at Delhi’s landfills
Delhi Landfill Crisis News
Two new Waste-to-Energy plants with capacity of 3,500 Metric Tonnes are being set up at Bhalswa and at Tehkhand respectively. The capacity of existing Waste-to-Energy plant at Ghazipur is being enhanced by 1,000 tonnes, said a press release issued by the Lieutenant Governor's office ...
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Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Reviews The Management Plan Of Okhla Landfill

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Delhi Landfill Crisis News
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation will work with experts from IIT-Delhi to stabilise the Okhla landfill site that has reached a staggering height of 165 feet ...
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Despite New Waste Management Rules, Delhi’s Ghazipur Landfill Grows 15 Metres In A Year

The Ghazipur landfill grows 15 metres every year
Delhi Landfill Crisis News
Despite plans of shutting the landfill in 2008, or using waste from it to build highways, nothing has materialised yet ...
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Delhi’s Landfill Crisis: Fire Breaks Out At Okhla Dumping Site In South Delhi

Bhalaswa Landfill Site To Be Covered In Green Membrane: NDMC Official
Delhi Landfill Crisis News
In South Delhi, 3,500 Metric Tonnes of waste is generated daily and 56% of the solid waste is processed ...
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India Will Go Down Under Garbage One Day: Supreme Court On Waste Management

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The top court said that days are not far when garbage mounds at Delhi's Ghazipur landfill site will match height of iconic 73-metre high Qutub Minar ...
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Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Sanctions ₹86 Crore To Solve Landfill Crisis In Aurangabad

Maharashtra CM Allots ₹86 Crore To Solve Landfill Crisis In Aurangabad
Maharashtra News
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis assured the citizens of Aurangabad that the problem of lakhs of untreated garbage will soon be resolved ...
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IIT Expert And South Delhi Municipal Corporation Come Together To Stabilise The Okhla Landfill Site

IIT Expert And South Delhi Municipal Corporation Come Together To Stabilise The Okhla Landfill Site
Delhi Landfill Crisis News
The massive 160 feet garbage mountain at Okhla site will be stabilised with help from an IIT expert ...
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Union Environment Ministry Will Soon Come With A Policy To Manage Landfill Sites In The National Capital

Waste Management: A panel will manage 34 million tonnes of garbage at Delhi’s landfills
Delhi News Waste Management
As three out of the four landfill sites are running out of space to manage Delhi-National Capital Region’s waste, the Union Environment Ministry recently said that a new policy to manage these sites will be out soon ...
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