Waste Disposal

Waste Disposal

Piles Of Garbage Removed From A Kochi Market After Judicial Officer Sits Next To It To Protest Against Unattended Waste

Waste Management: Haryana will treat 2,000 tonnes of garbage daily generated from the state
Kerala News
Civic authorities in Kochi cleared heaps of garbage lying unattended for a month after a sub-judge sits on a dharna to draw attention to the health risks posed to the students of school in the neighbourhood ...

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 ...

South Delhi Municipal Corporation Issues 11,000 Mobile Challans On Waste Disposal, Recover Rs. 26 Lakhs In Just Two Weeks

Delhi News
To avoid litter from traditional paper challan system, South Delhi Municipal Corporation initiated mobile challan system ...

Unhappy With Lack Of Proper Equipment And Minimum Wage, Sanitation Workers In Haryana Go On Strike

Haryana sanitation workers are on strike for 15 days, demanding minimum wage and better equipment
Haryana News
The sanitation workers of Haryana have been on strike for a fortnight, demanding minimum wages and proper equipment for their work ...

Need Stringent Guidelines For Treatment Of Pharmaceutical Waste: Experts

Extensive usage and improper disposal of pharmaceutical drugs cause spreading of multi-drug resistant microbes, an expert pointed out ...

Waste Management Must Become Individual Responsibility, Says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

Waste Management Must Become Individual Responsibility Says Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
News Waste Management
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said that unsafe disposal of waste can lead to bigger environmental concerns such as greenhouse gas emissions leading to global warming ...

Waste Management: Punjab To Impose Fines On Open Disposal Of Garbage

Fines will be levied on people found disposing waste openly
News Punjab Waste Management
Waste management has not seen much improvement in Punjab, as open disposal of waste continues to plague major cities ...

Thousands Of Fishes Found Dead In Uttar Pradesh, Probe Ordered

Ganga Monitoring centres to be set up
News Uttar Pradesh
As per Kannauj District Magistrate Ravindra Kumar’s suspicion, effluents from industrial units in Shahjahanpur were sending toxic material downstream ...

Waste To World Record: Kochi’s Vijitha Retheesh Sets A Guinness World Record For Turning Paper Waste Into Dolls

Features Waste Warriors Of India
Waste warrior Vijitha Retheesh ensures that every piece of waste paper that she comes across should not head to trash bins, but should be efficiently utilised ...

Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant In Devanahalli Near Bengaluru Earns Praise From Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation

The Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant alleviates the problem of waste management in Devanahalli that don’t have an underground drainage system ...

Union Carbide Tragedy: Centre To Take Measures For Safe Disposal Of Hazardous Waste

Soil and groundwater around the Union Carbide premises and Bhopal have become contaminated due to presence of hazardous waste ...

National Green Tribunal Asks Haryana State Pollution Control Board To Permit Operation Of Waste-To-Energy Plant At Bandhwari

National Green Tribunal
Haryana News Waste Management
The NGT order came as a response to public complaint regarding water contamination caused by waste disposal in their locality ...