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Smaller Cities Are More Successful In Waste Segregation At Source, Says Centre For Science And Environment

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The CSE Forum was launched in December 2017 to bring together cities and find sustainable solutions to the problems of waste management ...
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Rajasthan Gets Its First Plastic And Waste Free Village. Here’s How Waste Segregation Played An Important Role

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Features Waste Management
Chhota Narena village in Ajmer district of Rajasthan, which was once infamous for open dumping and indoor air pollution due to plastic burning at home, now treats all its waste scientifically. Here's what the village is doing ...
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Fighting Garbage Crisis: Mumbai’s Bandra Residents Generate Power From Waste

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Residents of Pali Hill in Mumbai are converting 800 kilos of organic waste into biogas per day which generates power to light up 68 street lights ...
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India’s Capacity To Dispose Waste Scientifically Will Increase In The Future, Assures Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri

Scientific waste management to become the norm in India, says Hardeep Singh Puri
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Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said that India was making significant progress towards managing waste more scientifically ...
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Pune Leads The Way In Slum Waste Management, One Lakh Homes Now Diligently Practice Waste Segregation

Maharashtra Waste Management
40-50% of Pune’s slum population now leads a healthy and clean life by effectively practicing waste management ...
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In A Massive Congregation Of State Urban Departments And Pollution Control Boards, Central Pollution Control Board To Address Waste Management Issues

Municipal Solid Waste Has Become A Serious Health Issue, Says NITI Aayog And Recommends Setting Up Waste To Energy Plants
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The meeting will take into account the performance of states which have not been able to address waste management concerns properly ...
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Noida’s Waste Collection System To See A Revamp In 2018 As Authorities Focus On Segregation

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Uttar Pradesh Waste Management
The absence of a landfill has hurt Noida’s waste management scenario, and authorities are resorting to making segregation more prominent till a scientific landfill and waste-to-energy plant is built ...
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Swachh Year-Ender 2017: India’s Growing Garbage Crisis Intensifies But Some Success Stories Emerge

Swachh Year-Ender 2017: India’s Growing Garbage Crisis Intensifies But Some Success Stories Emerge
Banega Swachh India 2018 Special Features
In a bid to curb India’s overall waste generation, the Centre had launched a nationwide source segregation campaign in June. Here’s how different cities are adopting different strategies to integrate segregation as part waste disposal practice ...
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Dream Of Open Defecation Free And A Zero Waste Society Go Hand In Hand In Bihar’s Nalanda District

Dream Of Open Defecation Free And A Zero Waste Society Go Hand In Hand In Bihar’s Nalanda District
Bihar Features
Nalanda district of Bihar has adopted a unique approach of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan under which it ends open defecation in a village and simultaneously makes it waste free ...
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Dry Waste Collection Centres In Salem To Boost Waste Segregation In The City

Ragpickers Heave A Sigh Of Relief As GST On Recycling Waste Comes Down
Tamil Nadu Waste Management
The dry waste collection centres in Salem are expected to solve the city's waste problem as citizens only need to handover the segregated dry waste to waste collectors, who will collect it from them every Wednesday ...
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A Happy New Year On The Cards For Pune, As New Waste Management Bylaws Split Responsibilities Among Citizens And Authorities

Pune to get new waste management bylaws
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Pune Municipal Corporation’s bylaws to provide precise definitions of waste and how to treat them, making waste management an easier task in the city ...
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A Forum Of Cities That Do It Right To Promote Waste Segregation At Source

A Forum Of Cities That Do It Right To Promote Waste Segregation At Source
News Waste Management
India generates 62 million tonnes of garbage annually out of which 45 million tonnes of waste goes untreated. This means, 75% of the municipal solid waste is being dumped openly in our country ...
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