Madras HC for micro-compost centres in park locations

The Madras High Court allowed setting up of micro-compost centres in parks and playgrounds in corporations and municipalities for implementation of solid waste management schemes.

published on : 9th October 2021

Locals resent composting units near residential areas in Odisha's Bhawanipatna

The stench from the decomposition process became a bane for locals as both the MCCs are located in residential areas.

published on : 31st August 2021

Micro composting centres lie unutilised as Cuttack battles shabby waste management

As per the plan, local self-help groups were to be roped in for marketing of the manure and the revenue supposed to be utilised for welfare of the city's residents.

published on : 26th August 2021

Four new compost centres in a month in Odisha

The non-degradable waste is collected by rag pickers and scrap dealers from MRF and sent to the cement factory at Bargarh, where it is used as fuel.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Keep calm and compost

Those scraps and peels which you junk every time you cook can be used to make a rich compost which is a great fertiliser for your plants.

published on : 29th May 2021

Chennai residents, soon, your garbage bulk will be yours to compost

Hundreds of apartment complexes and hotels in the city, which generate over 100 kg waste a day each, will soon have to make arrangements to compost the garbage within their own premises.

published on : 29th September 2017