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Yamuna Monitoring Committee Suggests NGT To Force Organisations Like Railways, DDA To Use Treated Wastewater

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Yamuna Monitoring Committee has observed that treated effluent of excellent quality, which could be used effectively used for other purposes, is being wasted, asked the green-panel to force large organisations like the DDA, railways and malls to make use of treated wastewater ...
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Solid Waste Management In Delhi, A Giant Problem: Experts

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Legacy waste sites in New Delhi like Bhalswa, Ghazipur and Okhla dumpsites are already over loaded, waste management experts concerned ...
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Around The World: Tokyo 2020 Olympics To Promote The Message Of Sustainability, Unveils Medals Made Using Electronic Waste

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To spread the message of sustainability and waste management, Tokyo 2020 Olympics medals are being made using electronic waste ...
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From Garbage Hill To Eco Park Delhi’s Okhla Landfill Hopes To Change For The Better

From Garbage Hill To Eco Park Delhi’s Okhla Landfill Hopes To Change For The Better
Landfill Crisis News
South Delhi’s pilot project of converting the Okhla landfill into an ecological park is underway, as about 6000 square metre of the 40 acre land has been converted into a green space ...
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0: Government Aims To Take On Mounting Waste Crisis, Go ‘ODF Plus’ Despite Cut In Budget Allocation

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan 2.0: Government Aims To Take On Mounting Waste Crisis, Go ‘ODF Plus’ Despite Cut In Budget Allocation
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As Swachh Bharat Abhiyan saw a 25 per cent reduction in its budget allocation for the FY 19-20, a scheme called ODF Plus has been launched to ensure effective waste management in rural areas ...
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India’s Second Cleanest City Ambikapur To Open One-of-a Kind ‘Garbage Café’ That Will Help Managing City’s Plastic Waste Effectively

Chhattisgarh News Waste Management
In Chhattisgarh’s Ambikapur, Municipal Corporation decides to introduce India’s first Garbage Café wherein food to the poor and homeless will be provided for free of cost in return they have to give plastic or waste from the city ...
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Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes

Garbage Collection In A Mess In Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad As A Decade Old Landfill Closes
News Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
In December, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) barred Ghaziabad Municipal Corporation (GMC) from dumping any kind of waste at the city’s Pratap Vihar landfill and since then the waste management is giving the city corporation a hard time ...
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An RJ From Bengaluru Leaves His 12-year-old Career Behind, Takes Over His Family’s Juice Corner And Makes It Zero-Waste

Waste Warriors Of India
Planning to live a zero-waste lifestyle, take inspiration from Anand Raaj from Bengaluru who left his 12-year-old radio jockey career, took over his father's Juice shop business and decided to give it in an eco-friendly makeover ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Haryana To Clear 25 Lakh Tonne Waste At Bandhwari Landfill Site In Six Months

Clear 25 Lakh Tonne Waste At Bandhwari Landfill Site In 6 Months: National Green Tribunal To Haryana Government
Haryana News Waste Management
The National Green Tribunal had earlier criticised Haryana government and its civic bodies for the disposal of industrial waste and construction debris in the Aravalli forests along the Gurgaon-Faridabad road ...
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Five Years Of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan: Living In A Sea Of Garbage, A 25-Year-Old Waste Picker’s Take On Life In A New Delhi Slum

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India’s waste woes continue unabated despite five years of the biggest clean-up campaign, Swachh Bharat Abiyan. Here’s a glimpse of the next big challenge from a slum in capital’s posh South Delhi area ...
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15,000 Discarded Plastic Bottles Used To Build A ‘Wall Of Hope’ In Mussoorie

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The 'Wall of Hope' aims to spread the message of keeping surroundings clean, has been designed by Subodh Kerkar, Founder, Museum of Goa with the help of more than 50 volunteers from schools and colleges across Mussoorie ...
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Bengaluru Couple Adopts ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ To Convert 6,000 Newspapers Into 20,000 Pencils

Waste Warriors Of India
From Indonesia to Bengaluru, a couple decided to change the course of their life kickstart Dopolgy, a green startup that recycles newspapers into eco-friendly pencils ...
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