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waste management


Bengaluru: BBMP mandates bulk waste generators to process biodegradable waste within their premises

April 01, 2022 3:17 pm

BBMP has estimated that around 1,500 tonne per day of waste is generated through bulk waste generators.

UT Admin issues draft policy for C&D waste management

December 06, 2021 12:20 am

Any illegal dumping of C&D waste can now be fined at Rs 5500 per vehicle dumping the unprocessed waste

Hefty waste collection charges burn a hole in pockets of Chandigarh residents

July 31, 2021 8:06 am

These bills have been issued by the Chandigarh Municipal Corporation as it took over the waste collection system from the independent waste collectors of the city.

Chandigarh: MC officials, councillors to visit Pune for another waste management study tour

July 05, 2021 3:08 am

Sources said the destination was chosen keeping in mind the technology of waste to energy plant that has been seen in Pune. The group will be leaving next week.

From April 1, UT civic body to take over waste collection across Chandigarh

March 26, 2021 8:24 am

Collection of segregated waste began in 12 of the southern belt from March 1. The drive was already in place in sectors 1 to 30 of the northern belt.

Pandemic’s other scourge

March 17, 2021 8:56 pm

Plastics and other medical waste created while dealing with COVID-19 could prove to be environmental hazards.

Plastic war: Delhi Govt to get stakeholders to table

March 13, 2021 3:10 am

Officials said the environment department, with the help of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), will soon begin mapping agencies, departments and associations that need to be roped in to ensure the burden of plastic waste is reduced.

Five easy steps to start your journey to a zero waste kitchen

June 05, 2020 7:25 pm

Kitchen is that part of the home where there is constant activity happening.

Sustainable living: After Air New Zealand's edible cups, French pastry chef serves sugary receipts

January 31, 2020 1:38 pm

French pastry chef Ludovik Gerboin in Bavaria has started printing edible sales receipts made of sugar and surmounted them on every pastry.

Odisha: Waste management, Rs 10 per home in Ganjam district

September 09, 2019 7:14 am

The GPs included in the initial phase are Chamakhandi in Chhatrapur block, Malada in Ganjam, Nandika in Hinjili, Langaleswar, Pathara, Kanheipur, Keshpur, Srikrushnasaranpur, Kairasi and Bikrampur in Khallikote block.