Two held for trying to dump waste in forest in Karnataka

On Monday evening, a truck with 15 sacks of waste was seized near the Makutta check post.

published on : 2nd February 2023

India initiates anti-dumping probe into import of vitamin from China, EU 

The commerce ministry's investigation arm Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) is probing the alleged dumping of 'Vitamin A Palmitate' originating in or exported from these countries.

published on : 4th January 2023

CM Stalin instructs DGP to act against dumping of Kerala wastes in Tamil Nadu

The police added that two cases were registered in Thiruvengadam and one in Alangulam limits against those involved in the smuggling of Kerala wastes.

published on : 21st December 2022

Tirunelveli DIG warns trucks transporting waste from Kerala to southern districts

Meanwhile, the villagers of Karumbanur near Alangulam said that they do not have clarity yet on whom to be contacted to report the burning of plastic and electronics waste from Kerala.

published on : 15th December 2022

Two KL drivers, brokers held in waste dumping case

"Based on the duo's confession, the other two suspects were arrested on Thursday, and are being probed.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Perambalur: Farmers fear crop damage as highways department dumps mounds of soil into Chitraru

In the coming spell of rains, this could adversely affect crop cultivation on nearby fields as the river - due to the mounds of soil - is prone to breach and inundate the fields.

published on : 11th November 2022

Government not to impose anti-dumping duty on Chinese chemical

This chemical is also known as ATS-8, which is a key raw material for manufacturing Atorvastatin active pharmaceutical ingredient.

published on : 26th October 2022

Kattampatti Panchayat launches new method, rewards people for litterers’ information

Also, the panchayat announced that penalty of `1000 would be imposed, if any resident dumps garbage in public.

published on : 17th September 2022

Malkangiri stinks over waste mismanagement in Odisha

Visitors to Malkangiri town are greeted by an unbearable stench emanating from the heaps of garbage dumped besides Malkangiri-Balimela major district road. 

published on : 12th September 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

Dumping of debris goes on unabated in Cuttack’s residential areas

The CMC had also identified four places near Krushak Bazar, Sati Chaura waste management centre, a vacant place near Upar Deula Sahi Transit House and Central School at Nuapada for dumping.

published on : 8th August 2022

Stop dumping, burning of waste on roadside, say Tiruchiites

Residents said several complaints filed with the corporation officials in this regard have gone in vain.

published on : 29th June 2022

MCD to deploy drones to survey landfill sites

The city has three landfill sites — Ghazipur, Bhalaswa and Okhla — that have turned into huge garbage mountains.

published on : 12th June 2022

Maduravoyal residents fume over dumping, burning of garbage

The residents said one could witness heaps of garbage, including construction waste, dumped along the service roads.

published on : 7th June 2022

Use money for restoration of Irusukuttai pond, not beautification: Ariyalur residents

The residents of Ariyalur has been requesting the civic body to focus on deepening the waterbody, Irusukuttai pond, strengthening the bund rather than its beautification.

published on : 6th June 2022

Dumping trash to attract fines, says Tirupattur Collector 

The Collector urged the public to segregate the biodegradable and non-biodegradable waste at the source, and hand it over to the municipal workers.

published on : 4th June 2022

Upparpally turning into a cesspool 

Sewage let into the once pristine lake has left it stinking, forcing the GHMC to finally act 

published on : 27th May 2022

Residents wonder what will happen to Ariyamangalam land after biomining

In 2019, when the corporation started the biomining work, officials said the corporation would utilise 47.7 acres of recovered land for constructing a park, primary health centre, and library.

published on : 7th May 2022

Burning dumpyard adds to summer woes at Hyderabad's Nizampet

According to the residents, it has been four weeks since the dump yard has been on fire, persistently emitting carcinogenic fumes.

published on : 4th May 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
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