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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 ...

National Green Tribunal Asks UP Government To Submit Report On Hazardous Waste Generated By Industrial Units

UP to submit report on industrial waste within two weeks, says NGT
National Green Tribunal News Waste Management
On August last year, NGT asked all states to file a detailed report on hazardous waste generated by industries ...

Waste To Energy: This Chennai College Uses Vegetable Waste To Replace LPG Cylinders With Biogas In Its Canteen

Tamil Nadu Waste Management Waste Warriors Of India
Vegetable waste is not an item of waste anymore as Shri Shankarlal Sundarbai Shasun Jain College for Women in T. Nagar, Chennai, uses it to produce biogas ...

Waste Management Via Technology: Rajkot Installs GPS Devices On Waste Collection Trucks

Waste Management: GPS to prevent irregularities in garbage collection services in Rajkot
Gujarat News
The GPS device will help the Rajkot Municipal Corporation in bridging the gap between waste deposited by the residents and collected by the civic workers ...

European Union Delegation Meets East Delhi’s Civic Body To Discuss Scientific Management Of Solid Waste

Waste Management: East Delhi to get an efficient solid waste management system
Delhi News
The European Union delegation is on tour till September to create better environment for efficient and scientific management of solid waste in India ...

Pollution Free Electric Autos For Garbage Collection, Hyderabad Tackles Two Problems With One Solution

Hyderabad will switch to electric autos from diesel vehicles, for garbage collection
News Telangana Waste Management
Switching to electric autos from diesel trucks is expected to reduce 35 tonnes of carbon emissions per vehicle, in the next five years ...

Recycling Plastic Waste Can Help Create More Jobs In India, Experts Believe 

Plastic Waste World Environment Day
According to an expert from The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), the plastic waste management in India has the potential to create jobs in the country ...

Thousands Of Students Help Goa Waste Management Corporation Collect 17 Tonnes Of Segregated Garbage Every Month. Here’s How

Features Waste Management
Goa Waste Management Corporation kept four bins in the school premises so students could segregate and dispose the waste in the right bins ...

Dumping Garbage On The Streets In Trichy? Then Beware. The Civic Body Rolled Out A Spot Fine Vehicle For Violation Of Waste Management Rules

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News Plastic Waste
The vehicle will inspect all four zones of the city, and the officer on board will have the authority to levy penalty for waste management violations ranging from Rs 5 to Rs 5,000 ...

Trichy Municipal Corporation To Give Green Report Card To School Students Who Help Manage City’s Waste

Features Waste Management
The city school students will receive a green report card, an assessment of the work they have done to adopt solid waste management practices ...

High Court Seeks Centre’s Reply On PIL Against Municipal Solid Waste Rules 2016

World Health Day 2018: In Inefficient Management Of Waste Is A Cause of Deadly Diseases
The petition questioned the 2016 rule which states that local authorities will be exempted from liability for non-implementation of waste segregation ...

Residential Societies And Commercial Establishments In Bengaluru May Get A Rebate On Garbage Cess If They Practice Composting On Premises

Residential Societies And Commercial Establishments In Bengaluru May Get A Rebate On Garbage Cess On Practicing In House Composting
Karnataka News Waste Management
A rebate in garbage cess may see more bulk waste generators in Bengaluru take up in-house composting ...