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Solid Waste Management

Manya Harsha, A Sustainable Influencer, Conquering Waste Management Her Way

Waste Management is one of the current crisis which every city, every country is facing

02 Jul 2021 1:51 PM

554 public toilets extremely dilapidated: BMC

A maximum of C1 category toilets are found in the M east ward, which comprises Govandi and Mankhurd areas.

11 Apr 2019 2:49 AM

Mumbai in distress: Water, garbage issues on rise

The complaints to the garden department and solid waste management department witnessed a rise of 59 and 43 per cent in the same period.

10 Apr 2019 2:44 AM

IIT-B comes up with solid waste management solution

The result of the study states that there is no single MSW management scenario that performs the best.

31 Jan 2019 3:31 AM

NGT calls all chief secretaries with waste reduction plans

The tribunal directed them to remain present with their reports on different dates.

25 Jan 2019 1:02 AM


‘Decentralised solid waste mgmt needed in city’

hey have also recommended the need for decentralised processing of solid waste in the city which will help reduce the quantity of waste.

16 Nov 2018 5:54 AM

BMC issues tenders for dry waste management

The civic body will provide plot to the chosen agencies to set up the plant for processing dry waste.

26 Oct 2018 1:45 AM

City garbage to be collected by side-loading vans

The compactors also have separate compartments for wet, dry and electronic waste.

14 Aug 2018 1:53 AM

‘Ghazipur landfill site height will soon match Qutub Minar’

He said solid waste management rules are very elaborate and comprehensive and Delhi has already implemented it.

28 Mar 2018 6:40 AM

Two slums declared open-defecation free by SDMC

The SDMC had declared major areas falling under its jurisdiction open defecation free in May last year. 

23 Feb 2018 5:59 AM


Supreme Court: This court is not a garbage collector

The counsel informed the court that they have received information from 22 states about constitution of state-level advisory boards.

07 Feb 2018 2:24 AM

Sort junk or lose grants: Government

Local bodies told to set up waste management plants by April.

03 Feb 2018 4:19 AM

L-G pushes for single app for civic plaints

He also deployed 70 additional environment marshals to check polluting activities in the city.

05 Jan 2018 2:45 AM

Green activists want government to book violators

Waste management experts have also highlighted the need to implement the solid waste management (SWM) rules 2016 effectively.

08 Dec 2017 2:24 AM

BMC junks 40 useless ALMs

Action taken upon failure to carry out waste segregation in premises.

19 Oct 2017 4:28 AM


BMC serves over 3,000 notices till date

The BMC has claimed a reduction in garbage that reaches the dumping ground by 1,100 metric ton.

19 Aug 2017 6:38 AM

CM: Maharashtra to start segregation of waste from May 1

Mr Fadnavis informed the House that December 2019 was the deadline set for the solid waste management project.

31 Mar 2017 3:46 AM

BMC’s cleanup marshals collect Rs 4.98 crore fine in six months

The motive behind the cleanliness drive is to not penalise violators but to spread awareness about keeping the city clean.

19 Dec 2016 4:56 AM

Kolkata wins award for tackling climate change

One significant aspect of this project is that ragpickers are part of it and it also involves 100 percent door to door collection.

02 Dec 2016 2:33 PM