Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Management

Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In More Than 91 Per Cent Of Households In Agra, UP Government Tells NGT

Door-To-Door Solid Waste Collection In 91% Agra Households, UP Government To NGT
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal had earlier said that the major cause of pollution in Yamuna river at Agra is dumping of garbage and sewage in the river and also noted that solid waste is being burnt in open on road, heaps of garbage is lying unattended and drains are being choked with garbage ...
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Waste Management: Bhaderwah Valley Of Jammu And Kashmir To Get A Task Force To Deal With Increasing Solid Waste

Waste Management: Bhaderwah Valley Of Jammu And Kashmir To Get A Task Force To Deal With Increasing Solid Waste
Jammu & Kashmir News Waste Management
Bhaderwah Development Authority has decided to ban the use of polythene and disposable plastic products to tackle the garbage problem in its valley ...
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National Green Tribunal Asks Army To Cooperate With Delhi Cantonment Board To Implement Solid Waste Rules

National Green Tribunal Asks Army To Cooperate With Delhi Cantonment Board To Implement Solid Waste Rules
Delhi National Green Tribunal News Waste Management
The National Green tribunal had earlier expressed concern over the implementation of the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 in the national capital, saying the situation was highly unsatisfactory ...
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Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations

Government Issues Show-Cause Notice To Okhla Waste-To-Energy Plant For Environment Rule Violations
Air Pollution Delhi News Waste Management
The notice was issued to Timarpur Okhla Waste Management Company Private Limited because several violations were observed by a team of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in December 2018 ...
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West Bengal Treats Only 49 Per Cent Of Wastewater Before Dumping It In Ganga, Says National Green Tribunal

West Bengal Treats Only 49 Per Cent Of Wastewater Before Dumping It In Ganga, Says National Green Tribunal
News West Bengal
Voicing dissatisfaction over the steps taken by the West Bengal government to clean the Ganga, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the state to monitor the progress in the implementation of pollution laws ...
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Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal

Lack Of Waste Management In Bihar Can Lead To Emergency-Like Situation, Says National Green Tribunal
Bihar News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Bihar chief secretary to personally monitor the progress of solid waste management in the areas notified as model cities, towns or villages in Bihar ...
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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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