June 30, 2021 11:52 am
An agenda item of study tour report was discussed and as nothing conclusive was found, it was decided that there will be another study tour, that too to Pune or Nasik, the places the councillors have already visited.
June 08, 2021 9:42 pm
The bio-remediation of the dumping ground at Sector 23 had been approved last year in February, with the National Green Tribunal later ordering that the project be wrapped up by April this year.
December 22, 2020 12:55 pm
The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation will penalise people who give out mixed waste. As a symbolic inauguration, UT Administrator VP Singh Badnore will flag off five vehicles from Punjab Raj Bhawan on Tuesday.
November 14, 2019 4:32 pm
The meeting is scheduled at 3.00 pm in the Niti Aayog building and it is to be held as per the NGT direction.
October 22, 2019 5:28 pm
To enable efficient incineration of animal waste collected, the BBMP has proposed to begin three rendering plants with a capacity of 20 tonnes a day.
October 13, 2019 4:44 pm
The BBMP employed marshals to monitor waste segregation across the city from September this year.
September 25, 2019 10:04 am
Today, New York plans near-zero waste to landfill by 2030, which is in line with our Rules 2000. The difference is that they are working towards it, while we are far from enforcing the Rules.
August 08, 2019 5:37 pm
The NGT had earlier said that major pollution is being caused in the Yamuna at Agra by dumping of garbage and sewage and directed the UP government to furnish a performance guarantee of Rs 25 crore for its failure in discharging duties.
July 23, 2019 8:09 am
Maharashtra generated the largest quantum of solid waste — 8,22,38,050 MTPA — and processed 44% of it. Delhi, Gujarat, and Karnataka generated 38,32,500, 37,02,925, and 36,50,000 MTPA, and processed 55%, 57%, and 32% respectively.
July 09, 2019 3:02 am
The standing committee of the RMC cleared a proposal last week to raze the shed, site office and labour quarters constructed by HBEPL at the Nakravadi solid waste dumping site.
June 22, 2020 6:57 pm