Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management

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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Solid Waste Management In Delhi: Expert Committee Will Be Set Up, LG Tells Supreme Court

Solid Waste Management In Delhi: Expert Committee Will Be Set Up, LG Tells Supreme Court
Delhi News Waste Management
Supreme Court observed that the issue of solid waste management in Delhi was "serious" and said the committee would have to meet on a day-to-day basis to take stock of the situation ...
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Supreme Court Says Solid Waste In Delhi A Serious Problem, Asks Lieutenant Governor To Constitute Committee

India will one day go down under the garbage: Supreme Court
Delhi News
The Supreme Court observed that the committee to be set up by the Lieutenant Governor to tackle the Delhi waste crisis must have experts from the field, members from the civil society as well as Resident Welfare Associations ...
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Bareilly Takes Baby Steps Towards ODF Plus Status, Flags Off Garbage Collection Tricycles

Garbage collection vehicles were flagged off in Bareilly by the district administration
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
The waste collection vehicles are expected to ease the process of waste collection from households in Bareilly ...
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Swachhta Ambari, A Roving Vehicle To Spread Cleanliness Message On Mysuru’s Roads

The Swachhata Ambari vehicle will go around Mysuru, spreading awareness on cleanliness
Karnataka News Waste Management
The Swachhata Ambari vehicle will roam around the city, displaying video messages, audio clips and pictures on various cleanliness related topics ...
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