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Separate waste or pay fine - Civic body sets June 5 deadline for new rule in Bhubaneswar

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

The municipal corporation is set to make onsite segregation of waste compulsory for everyone from June 5 to effectively implement the Solid Waste Management Rules, 2016, of the Centre....

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Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) to generate power from municipal waste

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 20, 2017

 Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL), India’s largest steel maker in public sector, will set up a processing plant for generating power from municipal solid waste generated in Bhilai township,...

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Clean Kerala Company Ltd (CKCL) to collect e-waste

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 16, 2017

Clean Kerala Company Ltd (CKCL) is preparing to collect e-waste from the government, quasi-government, and public undertakings in the district under the Haritha Keralam project....

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Manage your plastic waste responsibly: Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) to companies

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 15, 2017

Amazon, Britannia Industries and Indo Nissin Foods are among many companies that have been directed to put in place a system to collect plastic generated by their products.

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Ramky Enviro commissions 24 MW waste-to-energy plant in Delhi

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 14, 2017

Ramky Enviro Engineers Ltd, through its subsidiary Delhi MSW Solutions Ltd (DMSWL), has commissioned a ₹650-crore, 24 MW waste-to-energy plant in Delhi.

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14 urban pockets in Bengal set to take waste-to-energy path

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 6, 2017

Large tracts of land—vested or belonging to the municipality—in 14 urban pockets have been identified to develop landfill sites, where solid waste will be converted into compost or bio-gas....

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Tirunelveli first to have 100% waste segregation

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 6, 2017

It took barely a few months for Tirunelveli municipality in Tamil Nadu to achieve the feat of achieving 100% segregation of waste at source across households and establishments. It involved...

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Shimla to generate power from waste from April 1

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 6, 2017

From April 1, tourist town Shimla would be the first hill station to generate electricity from waste. From March 20 onwards the trial run of garbage processing plant would start. National Green...

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Envigreen develops environment friendly plastic product

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 3, 2017

In Ashwath Hegde’s 10th-floor office in the south-Indian city of Bengaluru, plastic has become a multi-sensory experience.

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Industry should make sustainable plastics for infrastructure: Suresh Prabhu

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 2, 2017

 As part of an effort to grow while preserving the fragile environment, industry should try and make sustainable plastics for developing infrastructure, said Suresh Prabhu, Minister for Railways...

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