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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan impact: 57% waste processed in country; Chhattisgarh most efficient while big states lag behind
By : Sustainability ..., Dec 9, 2019
Waste is collected on a daily basis from households in 93 per cent of the country’s municipal councils under the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan of which only 57 per cent is processed, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Development has said. As per a report presented by the ministry...Read more..
Subject Tags: Swachh Bharat Abhiyan , waste management , waste recycling
Yasasu Green : The only solution for treating waste at source
By : Sustainability ..., Feb 5, 2019
With a view to propose sustainable solution for effective waste disposal and recovery of resources, “YASASU EMS” a product line incubated by Organic Recycling Systems Pvt. Ltd. has developed the...Read more..
Subject Tags: NDMC , solid waste management , Swachh Bharat Abhiyan , waste treatment
Bengaluru to get India’s first e-waste plant
By : Sustainability ..., Jul 3, 2018
The country’s first e-waste recycling unit will come up in Bengaluru, Union minister of chemicals and ...Read more..
Subject Tags: E Waste , Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
Soon, cities to get star rating based on their garbage disposal
By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 30, 2017
The urban affairs ministry will soon launch star rating of cities on a scale of zero to seven (0-7) in its bid to push cities to achieve "garbage free" status. The 10 parameters identified for...Read more..
Subject Tags: Sustainable Development , Swachh Bharat Abhiyan , waste management
Green Court Shifts Focus On Phase-II Of Ganga Rejuvenation
By : sustainabilityo..., Jul 17, 2017
After passing a slew of measures to rejuvenate the Ganga between Haridwar and Unnao, the National Green Tribunal has now shifted focus to clean the next stretch of the river passing through...Read more..
Subject Tags: Clean Ganga Initiative , river pollution , Swachh Bharat Abhiyan