September 25, 2022 6:48 am
The PCMC said that it will not collect “wet garbage” from big housing societies from October 2 as they are supposed to have installed wet waste processing plants.
June 13, 2022 11:42 am
A green wedding is a celebration where a couple and the organising families try to reduce the effect of the event on the environment by employing eco-friendly practices
May 10, 2022 8:46 pm
Officials from the Solid Waste Management (SWM) department said that from May 17, the BMC will start training NGOs and local groups so that they can start convincing residents not to throw garbage in Mithi River.
May 10, 2022 1:03 am
A delegation of local residents led by state BJP chief and legislator Chandrakant Patil and former mayor Murlidhar Mohol submitted a memorandum to Municipal Commissioner Vikram Kumar to oppose the solid waste management project in Bavdhan.
May 01, 2022 7:28 am
The work on the first waste-to-energy plant coming up at Deonar, which was approved last December, is yet to see the light of day as the project is awaiting consent order from the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB).
April 28, 2022 4:06 am
In the final part of The Indian Express series on Pune’s garbage crisis, Partha Sarathi Biswas takes a look at some initiatives aimed at safer urban waste disposal
March 29, 2022 2:32 pm
According to an official release, the committee held a meeting with top officials of the district administration, including Deputy Commissioner Vishesh Sarangal, ADC (D) Amardeep Singh Bains, ADC (UD) Amit Sareen and heads of the Punjab Pollution Control Board and other key departments.
March 29, 2022 1:49 pm
A source in the BMC also said that since the daily Covid-19 cases have been decreasing, senior officials have been discussing whether to stop penalising citizens for not wearing masks.
March 23, 2022 11:58 pm
During pandemic, marshals could penalise people not wearing masks in public places
November 12, 2021 2:31 am
Welfare associations and residents of localities such as Chandni Chowk, Wazirpur, Model Town, Rana Pratap Bagh, Gandhi Nagar, Krishna Nagar, New Ashok Nagar said they haven’t been segregating waste.
June 22, 2020 6:57 pm