Monday, Dec 05, 2022

garbage disposal


Tamil Nadu: In Virudhunagar, a 'Garbage Bank' for waste management

June 16, 2022 12:36 pm

The ‘Garbage Bank’, which was started on October 2, 2019, focuses on educating people about waste segregation, upcycling and recycling of their garbage. Not just that, it also segregates the waste given to them by the localities in order to avoid using landfills and incinerators.

Garbage keeps piling up before Le Corbusier Centre, removed after MOH’s intervention

July 17, 2020 11:18 am

The pile was removed only on Thursday evening after an intervention by Medical Officer of Health (MOH), MC, Dr Amrit Pal Singh.

Panchkula: Garbage collectors to accept only segregated waste from today

September 02, 2019 9:38 am

Municipal Corporation executive officer says violation will invite a fine ranging from Rs 500 to Rs 9,500.

Zero Waste Chennai: Planning for a garbage-free city

May 29, 2019 6:48 pm

Launched earlier this month, Zero Waste Chennai is all about implementing a decentralized waste management system in the city and making Chennai sustainable and garbage-free in its 200 wards.

Try dumping garbage outside Raj Niwas: Supreme Court

August 07, 2018 1:43 am

A bench of Justice M B Lokur and Justice Deepak Gupta noted that Delhi generates 3,600 tonnes of solid waste every day and the city was facing an “emergency situation” as a result.

Noida waste-to-energy plant on hold: ‘Committee to look for another site, model villages to come up’

June 25, 2018 4:44 am

On May 29, an NGT bench had issued an order on a petition filed by a section of residents of sectors 22, 33, 53, 55 and 56 of Noida.

Delhi HC slams civic bodies on garbage: Let’s move government colonies to Seelampur or Kotla

June 22, 2017 2:13 am

The bench asked for action taken report as well as an action plan.

PMC’s hunt for garbage space gets hit by protest after protest

November 19, 2014 4:46 am

There will always be resistance from Local people to dumping of garbage, so where do we go, ask civic officials

New garbage commissioner in Bangalore

June 25, 2014 7:20 pm

Garbage contractors were not allowed to dump waste generated in landfills.