MTC, Exigo JV to hire 2,000 at Bengaluru and Chennai plants

The JV, which recently announced its plans to invest nearly $25 million ‘in a phased manner’, intends to be a 360-degree player in the e-waste ecosystem.

published on : 2nd October 2021

Foraged finds  

Morvarid Fernandez creates the most exquisite pieces from scraps and stones found in the woods around her home for her brand, Forest Understory.  

published on : 26th September 2021

Coimbatore corporation reboots debris recycling plan

Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC) has revived the idea to set up a construction and demotion (C&D) waste processing and recycling plant five years after putting the plan on the back burner.

published on : 25th September 2021

Uttarakhand: NGO recycles 6,772 MT of plastic waste in Dehradun in three years

The NGO, Indian Pollution Control Association, has been working in the domain of plastic waste management in 30 states and Union Territories for the last 20 years.

published on : 10th August 2021

Disposal of e-waste via proper channel directed

The department has also directed institutions, corporations, boards, and agencies receiving grants from the government to maintain a proper record of e-waste being generated by them. 

published on : 3rd August 2021

Bisleri, GCMC to educate Chennai on recycling

Bottled water brand Bisleri has collaborated with Greater Chennai Municipal Corporation (GCMC) to implement the Bottles for Change programme across the city.

published on : 28th July 2021

Vizag firm to set up recycling plants in Vijayawada

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation has allocated 756 sq yards of land to set up plants for treating floral and electronic waste at Mutyalampadu, Ajith Singh Nagar.

published on : 19th July 2021

COVID crisis: Navy, Army design oxygen recycling systems to alleviate shortage

India has been badly hit by a second wave of coronavirus infections, and hospitals in several states are reeling under a shortage of vaccines, oxygen, drugs, equipment and beds.

published on : 19th May 2021

Best out of waste: Professor forms team, transforms metal scrap into pieces of art

In an attempt to encourage recycling of electronic and automobile waste, Prof Srinivas has been designing sculptures from scrap.

published on : 21st February 2021