Solid waste management

Chennai: NGT fixes deadlines for Chitlapakkam panchayat to follow Solid Waste Management rules

Since identification of land for the recovery centre may take time, the civic body has been given time till June 30, 2021.

published on : 25th January 2021

NGT bench seeks detailed report on Chitlapakkam garbage collection

The tribunal has observed that the panchayat’s report that was submitted already is very general in nature and does not have much facts.

published on : 14th December 2020

Jeypore gets battery operated vehicles for waste management

Jeypore Municipality has been collecting around one tonne dry and wet waste from the 28 wards in the town using six tractors and as many mini trucks. 

published on : 8th December 2020

Finally, Warangal civic body takes a step to detox Kakatiya dumpyard

In biomining, separator machines or large sieves are used to sort out waste material as per size.

published on : 11th September 2020

Solid waste worry for sarpanchs in Odisha

In Odisha, all gram panchayats were ordered by the State Government to implement the bye-laws of Solid Waste Management in Panchayat Odisha 2019 on August 15 last year. 

published on : 12th June 2020