Biomedical waste

Over 5,000 private health care facilities flouting biomedical waste disposal rules in Bihar

The Bihar State Pollution Control Board (BSPCB) functions under the environment, forest, and climate change department of the state government.

published on : 21st July 2022

Biomedical, sanitary waste to be collected from doorstep across Kerala

Local bodies to select Haritha Karma Sena or other agencies; it will be a paid service

published on : 26th May 2022

Government health centres dumping biomedical waste into canal along Perambalur highway, say activists

The biomedical waste, comprising among other things, syringe needles, empty medicine boxes, and drug bottles, are also found strewn across the canal.

published on : 16th May 2022

HC directs for immediate repair of defunct incinerator in SCBMCH

The bench directed that state-of-the-art incinerators be provided to the SCBMCH and other government hospitals across the State.

published on : 30th March 2022

Chennai: Biomedical waste found dumped in the open

Residents of Chennai and its vicinities continue to find biomedical waste dumped at random locations.

published on : 4th January 2022

Thiruvananthapuram medical college biomedical waste headache for many

Residents near Thiruvananthapuram Medical College complain of persisting problem of biomedical waste and health risks they are forced to face.

published on : 10th December 2021

Flooding pushes biomedical waste, plastics to beaches

Choked river mouths, storm surge blamed; officials swing into action

published on : 13th November 2021

The curious math of Telangana's missing biomedical waste

Waste from 12,755 hospital beds does not reach treatment plants, says data. Then, where does it all end-up?

published on : 20th March 2018