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National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Chief Secretary To Submit Quarterly Report On Solid Waste Management

National Green Tribunal Directs Delhi Chief Secretary To Submit Quarterly Report On Solid Waste Management
Delhi News Waste Management
The Delhi chief secretary has been asked by the National Green Tribunal to monitor the progress in the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in the city and has ordered that at least three wards, zones, circles in each municipal corporation may be notified within two weeks which will be made fully compliant within the next six months ...
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National Green Tribunal Expresses Concern Over Implementation Of Solid Waste Management Rules 2016 In Delhi

National Green Tribunal Expresses Concern Over Implementation Of Solid Waste Management Rules 2016 In Delhi
Delhi News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) said that the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 is highly unsatisfactory in the capital and asked the Delhi government to take required measures soon ...
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Swachh Survekshan 2019: With 100% Trash Collection, Madhya Pradesh Becomes The Best In Solid Waste Management

Swachh Survekshan 2019: With 100% Trash Collection, Madhya Pradesh Becomes The Best In Solid Waste Management
Madhya Pradesh News Swachh Survekshan
Madhya Pradesh, which became the first state in the country to achieve 100 per cent door-to-door garbage collection in its urban areas in February 2018, won the best-performing state in the Swachh Survekshan 2019 which evaluate the performance cities in achieving the cleanliness standards under the Swachh Bharat Mission ...
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Indore Reuses Plastic Bottles To Create A Vertical Garden

2,000 plastic bottles have been reused to make a vertical garden in Indore
Plastic Waste
In a bid to tackle plastic waste and air pollution, the Indore Municipal Corporation replaces plant pots with plastic bottles to develop a vertical garden at Nehru park ...
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Noida Authority, HCL Foundation Ink Pact For Solid Waste Management

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News Waste Management
As per the Noida authorities, the city generates around 600 metric tonnes of solid waste on a daily basis and if not managed it can lead to a heightened risk of vector borne disease apart from increase in pollution ...
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National Green Tribunal Asks Railways An Action Plan On Cleanliness, Comptroller And Auditor General To Audit

National Green Tribunal Asks Railways An Action Plan On Cleanliness, Comptroller And Auditor General To Audit
National Green Tribunal News
Recognizing the urgent need for the railways to put in place an effective implementation and monitoring mechanism for cleanliness on platform and track, the National Green Tribunal has directed the railways to submit an action plan and has asked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) to conduct its performance audit at regular intervals ...
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Bihar Gets Its First Solid Waste Processing Site

Bihar News
Inaugurated in Muzaffarpur district, it is the first city in Bihar to set-up a fully functional waste processing site and the only city in the whole of north India to have above 70 per cent waste segregation at source. ...
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Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog

Solid Waste In Himachal’s Industrial Hub, Baddi, Is Potential Health Hazard: Environmental Watchdog
Himachal Pradesh News Waste Management
Baddi Barotiwala Nalagarh Development Authority is covering the dump and violating the Solid Waste Management guidelines instead of cleaning it up even after several petitions from the local villagers, says Environmental Watchdogs ...
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Committee On Waste Management In Delhi Should Have Specific Time Line: SC

Committee On Waste Management In Delhi Should Have Specific Time Line: SC
Delhi News
The Supreme Court observed that an expert committee, set up to deal with issues relating to solid waste management in Delhi, to have “specific time target” on how the works would be carried out ...
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Kolkata Takes A Waste Management Test Before Durga Puja Festivities

Kolkata Takes A Waste Management Test Before Durga Puja Festivities
News West Bengal
While many have taken up different measures to spread awareness about waste segregation, some believe people are negligent on the issue of waste management ...
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Delhi Signs MoU With Seoul On Environment, Transport, Solid Waste Management And Other Things

Delhi Signs MoU With Seoul On Environment, Transport, Solid Waste Management And Other Things
Air Pollution Delhi News
On a three-day trip to South Korea, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Seoul Metropolitan Government and said that Delhi needs to learn a lot from Seoul about an efficient public transport system ...
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Supreme Court Stays Construction In Some States, Union Territories Till They Frame Policy On Waste Management

India will one day go down under the garbage: Supreme Court
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The Apex Court slapped a cost of Rs three lakh on Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, and Union Territory of Chandigarh for not framing waste management policy under Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 ...
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