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Goa Pollution Board Expresses Concern Over Garbage Dump Fire

Chief Minister Pramod Sawant is monitoring the crisis on a day-to-day basis
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Triggered by combustible methane gas pockets, a garbage dump in South Goa's Sonsoddo area caught fire this week, resulting in major pollution in the nearby areas ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Haryana Chief Secretary To Submit Report On Bandhwari Landfill Site

The NGT slammed the Haryana government and its civic bodies over the disposal of industrial waste and construction debris in the Aravalli forests along the Gurgaon-Faridabad road
National Green Tribunal News
The National Green Tribunal’s direction came after the bench perused a report of a joint committee which said that the waste at the Bandhwari landfill site was being burnt resulting in air pollution ...
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High Court Allows Dumping Of Solid Waste At Mumbai’s Deonar Ground Till December 31 Due To Lack Of Space

The judges took note of assurance given by the BMC that it would use only 70 hectares of the Deonar site to dump solid waste
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: In 2013, the Bombay high Court directed the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation to close the dumping grounds at Deonar and Mulund within three months due to the lack of waste treatment plants at these places ...
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Indore Does Away With Waste Of 15 Lakh MT On Its Landfill And This Is How The Empty Space Is Being Used

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Madhya Pradesh News Swachh India
The cleanest city of India, Indore has crossed another milestone in Swachh Bharat Abhiyan by successfully eliminating legacy waste of the city making it a no landfill city ...
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Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018

Fighting Mountains Of Garbage: Here Is How Indian Cities Dealt With Landfill Crisis In 2018
Banega Swachh India 2018 Special Features Landfill Crisis
2018 again underlined why India’s growing garbage is a full blown crisis and not enough is being down to tackle the problem on war footing ...
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Delhi Air Pollution: Capital’s Air Quality Dipped To ‘Very Poor’ As Bhalswa Landfill Continued To Smoulder

Delhi Air Pollution: Capital’s Air Quality Dipped to 'Very Poor' As Bhalswa Landfill Continued To Smoulder
Air Pollution Delhi News
The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) recorded the overall Air Quality Index (AQI) of Delhi at 332 at 11 am on Thursday, which is considered ‘very poor’ compared to prescribed AQI of 100, this may deteriorate further in the coming days due to toxic fumes after fire at Bhalaswa landfill site ...
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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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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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Noida Authority Complies To NGT Order, Begins Work To Remove Landfill Site From Sector 54

Noida Authority begins work to remove landfill site from Sector 54
Landfill Crisis News Uttar Pradesh
In compliance with NGT’s order, the waste would be dried to be transported away from the site and later segregated ...
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Supreme Court Says Delhi Under ‘Mountains Of Garbage’, Slams Lieutenant Governor For Inaction

Delhi News Waste Management
Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor was criticised heavily by the Supreme Court for his inability to tackle the city’s mounting garbage crisis ...
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East Delhi Civic Body Plans Sustainable Waste Management Programme, 2,500 Households To Segregate Waste For Eight Months

EDMC to launch waste segregation programme
Delhi News Waste Management
EDMC plans to distribute colour coded dustbins to 2,500 households in Trilokpuri to encourage waste segregation ...
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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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