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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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Kolkata Municipal Corporation’s Waste Management Practices Come Under State Pollution Control Board’s Scanner

Kolkata's dependency on its sole landfill has the state's pollution control board worried
News Waste Management West Bengal
Despite generating over 4,500 tonnes of waste daily, Kolkata remains dependent on the sole landfill of Dhapa which has long exhausted its capacity ...
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Fighting Garbage Crisis: Mumbai’s Bandra Residents Generate Power From Waste

Features Maharashtra Waste Management
Residents of Pali Hill in Mumbai are converting 800 kilos of organic waste into biogas per day which generates power to light up 68 street lights ...
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NGT Notice To Ministry of Environment, Civic Bodies On Plea Against Landfill Sites In Delhi

National Green Tribunal
Landfill Crisis News
The approval by Delhi Development Authority for the land granted to set up landfill sites at Sonia Vihar and Ghonda Gujran has come under scrutiny as the areas are densely populated ...
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Will Examine If Alternate Landfill Sites Fall On Yamuna Floodplains: NGT

National Green Tribunal
Landfill Crisis News
The bench assured that all the issues related to the identification of new landfill sites will be considered ...
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Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Directs Civic Bodies To Make Plan For Managing Fire On Delhi’s Landfill Sites

Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal Directs Civic Bodies To Make Plan For Managing Fire On Delhi’s Landfill Sites
Delhi News
In a review meeting held in the national capital The Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal ordered round the clock deputation of Environmental Marshalls at landfill sites of Delhi ...
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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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National Green Tribunal Convenes Meeting To Identify Landfill Sites

National Green Tribunal Convenes Meeting To Identify Landfill Sites
Landfill Crisis News
The meeting will be held on February 3 and will be attended by all stakeholders to discuss possible identification of landfill sites in Delhi ...
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Bhalaswa Landfill Site To Be Covered In Green Membrane: NDMC Official

Bhalaswa Landfill Site To Be Covered In Green Membrane: NDMC Official
Landfill Crisis News
Spread over 40 acres, Bhalaswa landfill site had exhausted its lifespan in 2006. Rising over 50 metres, beyond the permissible height of 20 metres, it is visible from far away ...
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No One Willing To Provide Solution To The Problem Of Waste Generation In The City: National Green Tribunal

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Delhi Landfill Crisis News Waste Management
The green panel had asked Central Pollution Control Board and the Delhi Pollution Control Committee to approach the Delhi government to provide more landfill sites in the city and maintain them strictly in accordance with the Solid Waste Management Rules of 2016 ...
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Delhi Landfill Fire: Pollution Control Board To Issue Show-Cause Notice To Civic Bodies

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Air Pollution
Central Pollution Control Board did an inspection to check the status of implementation of a ban on garbage burning at the landfill sites and noticed that Bhalswa landfill continue to spew toxic smoke ...
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Hold Meeting To Stop Fire At Landfill Sites: National Green Tribunal To Delhi Government

Set Up Waste-To-Energy Plant To Prevent Srinagar From Turning Into Waste Dump Deposit Centre: National Green Tribunal Tells State Authorities
Air Pollution Landfill Crisis News
National Green Tribunal Chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar asked the chief secretary to visit the landfill sites and come up with constructive measures so that they do not catch fire in future ...
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