GHMC to provide waste collection bags
Move aimed at addressing issue of increasing Garbage Vulnerable Points in Hyderabad
Comply with rules or face action, GHMC tells BWGs
The civic body also launches Re Collect for segregation at source
CAG picks irregularities in Odisha government's waste management in urban areas
The audit report says Odisha govt did not initiate any strategy to minimise, reuse or recycle waste till March 2021
MCD polls: Serious issues fail to move MLAs in Assembly
Solid waste management (SWM) was the highest discussed issue in MCD sessions in the last four years.
Port Blair team studies Coimbatore's solid waste management
They also gave a detailed look to our door-to-door segregated garbage collection and garbage disposal works carried out by the sanitary workers across the city.”
Conversion row: SCPCR bypasses State govt, submits report to Guv
Based on the SCPCR’s report, NCPCR also wrote to the chief secretary asking him to submit an action taken report.
Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board notifies new rules to check sewage disposal
Solid waste shall be properly collected and managed as per the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016, and banned single use plastic shall not be used on the premises, the release added.
A new worry: After lights out, solar panel waste can be hazardous
While the Karnataka State Government is promoting green energy, little or no thought has been given on handling the solar panel waste.
Kerala: Municipal Act amendment in plan to enforce solid waste management rules
Will add clause with subsections comprising rules for enforcement and penalty provisions
Privatisation of Tiruchy city's solid waste management on the cards
Even as efforts are on by the city corporation to improve the efficiency of solid waste management, the civic body is mulling over its privatisation.
Chennai Corporation to set up integrated waste plant at Kodungaiyur dump yard
While the corporation has initiated the plan, feasibility reports have to be prepared for the projects individually and also together which could be time-consuming, added sources.
Solid waste management engineers for local bodies
The initiative is part of the Kerala Solid Waste Management Project (KSWMP).
Perumbakkam panchayat gets ASI notice for dumping solid waste at megalithic site
Sources said the Perumbakkam block development officer was told to stop the dumping.
Pollution control body gives to-do list over landfills
The directions came following the April 26 fire at the Bhalaswa landfill site, which kept raging for over 10 days, said officials.
Biomining at Rajapalayam dump yard remains a non-starter
The site is hardly 200 metre away from the seashore and it is surrounded by salterns.
Centre approves State’s legacy waste dumpsites remedial plan
The State has been ailing with dumpsite issues, requiring immediate remediation of legacy waste from cities.
GHMC to add another 400 Swachh Autos: KTR
While launching 40 Internet of Things-enabled pickup trucks, Rama Rao said the city’s waste collection system will be strengthened with the addition of 400 SATs to the current arsenal of 4,500.
Hyderabad ranked best capital city in solid waste disposal
For the first time, four cities including Greater Hyderabad from Telangana state found top place in Swachh Sarvekshan 2018 ranking announced by the Central Government on Wednesday.
Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill without discussion
189 custodial death cases reported in Gujarat in two years: Govt tells Assembly
Rahul attends Lok Sabha day after guilty verdict in defamation case
SC directs all convicts, undertrials released during pandemic to surrender in 15 days
SC agrees to consider plea of opposition parties on 'misuse' of central probe agencies on April 5