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.
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.
April 24, 2019 12:05 am
Transformation of the municipal solid waste scenario in Tamil Nadu highlights the importance of a systems approach and the role of leadership.
January 07, 2019 5:09 am
The slow process of setting up the solid waste management plant could spoil the show for the city this time. The Municipal Corporation has failed to set up a solid waste mechanism which has a major part to play in the rankings.
July 26, 2017 4:53 pm