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Maharashtra state govt issues own by-laws for disposal of waste

As per the state government’s by-laws, residential properties would have to pay Rs 60 per month user charge for collection of waste from home. while the PMC had fixed Rs 50 as the user charge.

Mumbai: BMC seizes three debris dumpers for littering roads

In a letter dated October 25, the civic body directed the project manager to immediately stop transportation of debris through Ward A, until necessary arrangements were made.


Try dumping garbage outside Raj Niwas: Supreme Court

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.

Firm writes to PWD: Construction recycled waste not being used

Delhi was the first city in the country to get a C&D waste plant in Burari in 2009. Since then, two more have started functioning. The three have a capacity to produce 2,650 metric tonnes of recycled waste daily. So far, the facilities have produced 40 lakh metric tonnes.

Reused and Reborn

An ongoing group exhibition in Mumbai questions the nature of waste and whether discarded objects can ever be given new dignity.

Waste disposal site in Sector 38 poses threat to surface, groundwater aquifers, says study

There is a necessity of routine monitoring of the groundwater quality and also a need to identify remedies.


Waste disposal: PMC finds land in Pisoli, seeks nod for Rs 32-lakh annual rent

Civic administration has submitted proposal to standing committee

In Kerala, CPM takes up waste disposal

The seminar discussed models particularly “clean house, clean city’’ project currently under way in wards of Alappuzha, held by the CPM.

East Delhi to keep track of garbage vans using GPS

The East Municipal Corporation will become first corporation in the capital to track its garbage collection vehicles