dump yard

Officials inspect Somayampalayam dump yard in TN, suggest construction of electric fence

The team has suggested installation of electric fencing on the other two sites from where wild animals enter the dump site.

published on : 29th January 2023

19 micro compost centres start functioning in Tamil Nadu city

On average, the CCMC collects around 1,000 to 1,100 tonnes of solid waste from across the city everyday, including nearly 300 tonnes of wet waste.

published on : 26th December 2022

Afforestation plan dropped, reclaimed Ariyamangalam dump site may house 'development' projects

The civic body had earlier stated that Tiruchy's largest dump yard would be used for improving the city’s green cover upon completion of biomining.

published on : 9th December 2022

Submit plan to clear Vellalore dump yard: NGT directs Coimbatore Corporation

The interim order was issued recently, based on a fresh case filed by K S Mohan, Secretary of the Kurichi Vellalore Pollution Prevention Action Committee.

published on : 21st November 2022

Two years on, Perambalur municipality is yet to complete bio-mining at Neduvasal dump yard

According to sources, the contract to clear 48,384 cubic metres of municipal solid waste from the dump over 3.1 acres of land was awarded to a private company in 2019.

published on : 20th November 2022

Clear Vellalore dump yard in 15 months: National Green Tribunal to CCMC

Earlier, chairing a review meeting at the collectorate, he directed the city corporation to operate 22 out of 34 MCCs in four weeks.

published on : 8th October 2022

NGT panel inspects Vellalore dump yard in Tamil Nadu

Further, the petitioner said CCMC had assured that it will reduce the volume of garbage brought to the yard by 500T per day by setting up 65 Micro Composting Yards (MCC)  in the city.

published on : 7th October 2022

Sanitation workers lift over 87 tonnes of scrap in 11 days in Hyderabad

On the occasion of the centralised immersion procession, the sanitation workers worked to remove the garbage quickly and without causing any inconvenience to the people.

published on : 12th September 2022

Deadlock broken: Garbage transport to Bhuasuni dumpyard to start from Aug 31

Devi said the meeting with the villagers was fruitful. “We heard the grievances of the villagers and asked BMC to fulfil it within the nine months time they have sought,” she said. 

published on : 31st August 2022

No end to Capital’s garbage woes as Daruthenga villagers seek more time

“We hope the matter will be resolved by Tuesday as the villagers have sought a day more to convey their final decision on the matter,” Das told this paper. 

published on : 30th August 2022

Odisha: Daruthenga villagers seek time to shift garbage dumpyard

Daruthenga sarpanch Tapan Kumar Chakrabarty said they will take up the matter with the villagers and a Gram Sabha will be convened on Monday to finalise their decision.

published on : 28th August 2022

Odisha: Caught between two dump yards, BMC struggles

Villagers are not allowing the corporation to shift garbage to the dump yard and seek immediate bio-mining of the waste at the site located in their area.

published on : 26th August 2022

Abandoned dump yard plagues Tamil Nadu's Manapparai residents to date

The cause for neglect of the dump yard is pointed to the establishment of a micro composting centre (MCC) at Santhaipettai, locals claim the uncleared waste as continuing to raise a stench.

published on : 15th August 2022

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.

published on : 25th July 2022

Coimbatore city corporation truck driver suspended for violating rules

The Commissioner issued an indictment (Charge memorandum) notice to the sanitary supervisor of wards 90 & 91, Sivakumar, and ordered an explanation within the next 15 days.

published on : 3rd May 2022