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Hundreds Protest In Delhi Against Deaths Of Sewer Cleaners

Hundreds Protest In Delhi Against Deaths Of Sewer Cleaners
Delhi Manual Scavenging News
Relatives of thousands of Indians who died cleaning sewers protested in the capital aiming to stop the practice of manual scavenging and demanded compensation of sewer deaths ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh Government To Submit Report On Dump Yard Near School In Sitapur

National Green Tribunal Directs Uttar Pradesh Government To Submit Report On Dump Yard Near School In Sitapur
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh
The NGT was hearing a plea filed by Sitapur based Mother's Pride Public School seeking quashing of an order passed by the District Magistrate of Sitapur in the matter of dumping of garbage at City Waste Garbage Dump Yard in violation of Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016 ...
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Solid Waste Management In Delhi: Expert Committee Will Be Set Up, LG Tells Supreme Court

Solid Waste Management In Delhi: Expert Committee Will Be Set Up, LG Tells Supreme Court
Delhi News Waste Management
Supreme Court observed that the issue of solid waste management in Delhi was "serious" and said the committee would have to meet on a day-to-day basis to take stock of the situation ...
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‘Waste Is Treasure’ Proves An Engineer From Bengaluru By Setting Up A Restaurant Furnished With Upcycled Waste

‘Waste Is Treasure’ Proves An Engineer From Bengaluru By Setting Up A Restaurant Furnished With Upcycled Waste
Waste Warriors Of India
Millet Mama, a restaurant in Bengaluru is teaching people the concept of sustainable living. Here’s how ...
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An Innovation To Prevent Waste From Flowing Into The Sea, Rivers And Lakes, Can This Solve Water Pollution Problem?

Non-food goods involves release of nutrients like nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium directly into water systems
Karnataka World Environment Day
The modular floating barriers made of steel and aluminium can be deployed as per the requirement to prevent waste from polluting water bodies like rivers, lakes ...
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National Green Tribunal Stays Waste Dumping At Noida Sector 54

Waste Management: East Delhi to get an efficient solid waste management system
National Green Tribunal News Uttar Pradesh
National Green Tribunal's decision is in line to the plea of residents against illegal and unscientific disposal of waste at a forest in Noida sector 54 ...
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Give Paper Waste, Get Plant In Return, That Is 37-Year-Old Woman’s Solution To Deal With Excess Waste In Noida

Give Paper Waste, Get Plant In Return, That Is 37-Year-Old Woman’s Solution To Deal With Excess Waste In Noida
Uttar Pradesh Waste Warriors Of India
Meet 37-year-old Sudha Singh, founder of Wasteroots, who is working towards waste management with the idea of, one waste at a time ...
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National Green Tribunal Directs Haryana Government To Reply On Plea Against Waste Dumping In Basai Wetland Area

National Green Tribunal Questions Delhi Government On Mechanisms Adopted To Discard Seized Plastic
Haryana National Green Tribunal News
According to the plea filed by NGO Delhi Bird Foundation, the project proponent has the environmental clearance for the plant but it lacks requisite approvals from the Haryana state pollution control board ...
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Union Carbide Tragedy: Centre To Take Measures For Safe Disposal Of Hazardous Waste

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Soil and groundwater around the Union Carbide premises and Bhopal have become contaminated due to presence of hazardous waste ...
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A Team Of Researchers Develop A Method To Turn Raw Biomass Into High Value Chemicals

A Team Of Researchers Develop A Method To Turn Raw Biomass Into High Value Chemicals
News Waste Management
The method the researchers developed has advantages over existing conversion methods as it produces a very high yield of five-carbon sugar and furfural, and the catalyst materials used are recyclable ...
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South Delhi Municipal Corporation Says That No User Charge Should Be Levied On Garbage Collection

Battery operated garbage collection vehicle
Delhi News
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has been made the nodal agency for the proposal on behalf of all the civic bodies. The proposal essentially seeks an amendment to the bylaws related to sanitation under the Delhi Municipal Corporation Act, 1957 ...
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Littering In The Himalayas Lead To Change In The Habits Of Brown-Bear

Littering In The Himalayas Leading To Change In Habit Of Brown-Bear
Features
A nine-month-old brown bear, was found running haywire with its head stuck in a food-can at a campsite for Amarnath pilgrims and hikers in Panchtarni in September ...
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