Waste Management

Waste Management

IIT Madras, University Of Southampton And British Council Join Hands For Waste Management Solutions

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The UK India Social Entrepreneurship Education Network is organizing the event in collaboration by the IIT Madras' Centre for Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CSIE) find, fund and support innovative and sustainable solutions that provide efficient ways to manage waste ...
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India Vs West Indies: Cricket Match In Kerala To Get A Swachh Bharat Spin

Kerala News
From keeping the stadium litter-free, scientifically managing garbage to prohibiting plastic items inside the stadium, a number of measures will be taken to ensure a waste-free match on November 1 at Kerala’s Greenfield International Stadium ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Theme In A Thane Durga Puja Pandal Grabs Attention Of Devotees

Durga Puja 2018 A pandal in Thane spreads the message of waste management in a unique way
Waste Management
To spread the message of waste management, more than 12 lakh discarded peanut shells are reused to decorate a pandal in Thane district's Ulhasnagar area ...
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Swachh Rail: Trains With Bio-Toilets To Have Dustbins By December 2018

Swachh Rail: Trains With Bio-Toilets To Have Dustbins By December 2018
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To avoid clogging of bio-toilets of 40,283 coaches, Indian Railways plan to place dustbins by end of the year ...
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Punjab Sets Up Task Force To Free Budha Drain Of Effluents

Punjab Sets Up Task Force To Free Budha Drain Of Effluents
News Punjab
The Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has directed the Chief Secretary Karan Avtar Singh to constitute the task force to study and suggest measures to address issues of treating industrial effluents, solid waste management, and ways to proactively engage with the public at large in this cause ...
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National Green Tribunal Terms Condition Of Water Supply, Waste Disposal In Agra As Shocking, Seeks Report

National Green Tribunal Terms Condition Of Water Supply, Waste Disposal In Agra As Shocking, Seeks Report
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal has constituted a committee to ascertain the factual position with regard to drinking water supply, sewerage, drainage system and solid waste disposal and sought a report on the issue within two months ...
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This Group Of Ingenious Farmers In Punjab Have Not Burned Their Farm Waste Since Ten Years

Air Pollution News Season 5 Highlights
Even though the awareness against burning farm waste began a few years ago, Jasbir Singh and his group of pioneer farmers have not burned their farm waste in ten years ...
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Electricity From Cowdung: South Delhi Municipal Corporation To Set Up Two Biogas Plants

Two biogas plants will be set up in the Nangli and Goyla dairies to convert cowdung into biogas by the SDMC
Delhi News
South Delhi Municipal Corporation believes that biogas plants can help effectively manage waste by converting it into biogas ...
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Allahabad To Get Over One Lakh Toilets For An Open Defecation Free Kumbh Mela

Swachh Kumbh Mela Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to construct 1,22,000 toilets in Allahabad
News Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced installation of 1.2 lakh toilets in the city ahead of the Kumbh Mela in Allahabad that will be held next year from January to March ...
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#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery

#BYOCSelfie Challenge: How Bengalureans Have Started A War Against Single-Use Plastic Cutlery
Karnataka Plastic Waste Waste Warriors Of India
In a bid to put a full stop on the use of disposable cutlery, a trio from Bengaluru initiates a #BYOCSelfie Challenge, asks people to carry their own reusable tableware and click a selfie ...
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Delhi Airport To Become Plastic-Free By The End Of 2019

Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International airport will prohibit single-use plastic items soon
Delhi News
Single-use plastic items will be prohibited inside the Indira Gandhi International airport once alternatives are in place. They include grocery bags, food packaging, bottles, straws, containers, cups and cutlery ...
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Swachh Pandal Competition In Ranchi To Ensure A Waste-Free Durga Puja

Swachh pandal competition will be held during Durga Puja from October 15-19 in Ranchi, Jharkhand
Jharkhand News
150 Durga pandals in Jharkhand’s capital Ranchi will be judged on different cleanliness parameters like waste management and swachhta awareness strategies ...
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