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Noida to collect only segregated waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 13, 2018

The Noida Authority will not pick up unsegregated waste from residential sectors after June 30. This was announced by ACEO R K Mishra, who maintained that residents are requested to ensure...

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Ahmedabad 6th among 60 cities in India in plastic waste generation

By : sustainabilityo..., Jun 5, 2018

Amdavadis have a long way to go green and come out from under the shadow of the menacingly rising solid waste mountain Mount Pirana. Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) authorities say that of...

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Give concrete proposal on solid waste management: SC to Delhi government

By : sustainabilityo..., Mar 8, 2018

The Supreme Court today directed the Delhi government to submit “specific and concrete” proposals to deal with the issue of solid waste management in the national capital. A three-judge bench...

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Submit action plan on landfill sites in 2 weeks: NGT to Delhi government

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 23, 2018

The National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government and the civic bodies to submit within two weeks an action plan for identifying alternative landfill sites and setting up waste-to-...

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Waste Management Guntur Municipal Corporation inks MoU with ITC

By : sustainabilityo..., Feb 15, 2018

Guntur Municipal Corporation entered into an agreement with ITC to maintain zero level garbage in the 23 and 24 wards in Guntur city. At a programme held here on Monday, GMC commissioner Challa...

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Telangana inks MoU with ISE Foods, Clean Authority of Tokyo for solid waste management

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 22, 2018

Telangana has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Clean Authority of Tokyo on Friday for solid waste management. The two sides will exchange expertise and build technical cooperation...

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No funds shortage but lack of willingness on part of states, says Supreme Court on solid waste management

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 19, 2017

Terming solid waste management as a “huge problem” for the country, the Supreme Court has said that there was no shortage of funds under ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’ but there was “lack” of...

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Notify solid waste management bye-laws in 3 weeks: Delhi High Court to Lieutenant Governor

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 6, 2017

The Delhi High Court today asked Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal to positively notify the Solid Waste Management bye-laws, framed jointly by the city's civic bodies and environmental experts,...

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Kerala govt mulls promotion of 'green habitat' concept

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 4, 2017

Amid concerns about unscientific construction practises, the Kerala government is considering promoting a 'green habitat' concept giving thrust to eco-friendly and reusable building materials,...

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Government gives Bhandewadi land to Essel for waste-to-energy project

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 16, 2017

The state government has given 10 acre in Bhandewadi to Essel Infrastructure and Hitachi Zosen India for their solid waste-to-energy project. The general body of the Nagpur Municipal Corporation...

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