Waste Disposal

Waste Disposal

Bhopal Gas Leak: 33 Years On, No Solution For Idle Toxic Waste At The Site That Continues To Pollute The Environment

33 years of Bhopal gas tragedy
Features Madhya Pradesh
Contaminated soil, air and water have been the hallmarks of many areas of Bhopal, as non-discarded toxic waste lies idly at the Union Carbide factory and poisons the city’s environment ...
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Petting The Plastic Monster: Srinagar’s Municipal Body Plans To Use A Chunk Of The City’s Plastic Waste And Turn It Into Fuel

Srinagar will start converting plastic waste to fuel
Jammu & Kashmir News Waste Management
Srinagar Municipal Corporation joins the growing list of urban municipal bodies trying to convert their plastic waste into usable fuel ...
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A Swachh Warrior’s A-Z Guide: Follow These 26 Steps To Curb Waste Generation

A Swachh Warrior's A-Z Guide Follow These 26 Steps To Curb Waste Generation
Waste Management Waste Warriors Of India
A 38-Year old graphic designer from Delhi has designed a waste management series where each of the 26 alphabets represent a waste management technique that individuals can adopt in their daily life ...
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Sustainable Waste Management Is The Need Of The Hour: Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri announces Swachh Survekshan 2018 rankings
News Waste Management
Explaining the process of waste management, Minister Puri said, the waste management hierarchy demands, firstly, avoiding generation of waste, followed by reducing, reusing, recycling, recovering, treating, and disposing whatever waste is produced ...
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Swachh Vijayawada Awards Announced By City’s Civic Body To Boost Resident Participation In Cleanliness Activities

Vijayawada announces Swachh Vijayawada awards
Andhra Pradesh News
Vijayawada will look to move from its current rank of 19 and break into the top ten cities, at Swachh Survekshan 2018 ...
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Urban Municipal Corporations Begin Cleaning Up Cities Post Diwali, As Festivities Leave Trail Of Additional Waste

Cleanup after Diwali
Diwali Special Waste Management
Several urban municipal corporations began their post Diwali cleanup drives right after the festivities ended, to avoid accumulation of extra waste in the cities ...
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Hyderabad Lake Throws Up Over 23 Lakh Dead Fish, Locals Accuse Pharma Companies

News Telangana
The reason behind this huge environmental disaster is suspected to be the improper disposal of chemical effluents in to the 266-acre Gandigudem Lake by pharmaceutical companies located nearby ...
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Udaipur’s Iconic Lake Pichola In Crisis: Encroachments And An Outdated Sewerage System Take A Toll

Lake Pichola
Features Lakes Of India Rajasthan
Lakhs of visitors and its timeless beauty notwithstanding, Udaipur’s Pichola lake is gradually falling prey to pollution for disposal of untreated sewage ...
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Srinagar’s Iconic Dal Lake Is Battling Pollution From Untreated Sewage

Dal Lake in Kashmir
Features Jammu & Kashmir Lakes Of India
The Dal Lake is battling waste disposal, deposition of pollutants and depleting water quality to hold on to its existence ...
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Bhopal’s Twin Lakes, One Of Which Is A Water Supplier To The City, Is Struggling With Encroachments And Disposal Of Untreated Sewage

Bhopal upper lake
Features Lakes Of India Madhya Pradesh
The twin lakes of Bhopal, of which the Upper lake is a major drinking water supplier for the city, are dealing with problems of urban encroachment and sewage disposal ...
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Nearing 35 Years, Ahmedabad’s Pirana Landfill Is Infamous For Its Garbage Mountains And Frequent Fires

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Gujarat Landfill Crisis
From 1982, Pirana has been Ahmedabad’s garbage dumping spot and has today become an unmanageable mess where frequent fires and unsegregated waste are regular occurrence ...
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Leh Gets One Of The First Faecal Sludge Treatment Plants In The World At An Altitude Of 11,400 Feet

FSTP in Leh
Features
The Faecal Sludge Treatment Plant In Leh, one of the first in the world at such a high altitude will be instrumental in treating faecal sludge from commercial establishments which were gradually polluting Leh’s groundwater ...
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