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Primark launches new UK in-store recycling scheme

By : Sustainability ..., Jul 31, 2020

Primark has rolled out nation-wide recycling programme inviting customers to donate their pre-loved clothes, textiles,...

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Keppel unit to provide technology for waste-to-energy plants in India

By : Sustainability ..., Jan 20, 2020

KEPPEL Seghers Belgium, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Keppel Corp's infrastructure arm, has secured contracts worth more than 12 million euros (S$18 million) to supply technology and services to waste-to-energy plants in India. Keppel Corp said on Monday that Belgium-based...

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53% multi-layer plastic recycled, says MPCB; experts remain sceptical

By : Sustainability ..., Dec 30, 2019

Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) recently released data on the state’s efforts to recycle multi-layer plastic (MLP). According to the information made available to Hindustan Times, 53% of MLP waste generated in 2019 was processed as fuel. However, independent...

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Commitment to Appropriate Waste Disposal is Need of the Hour: CII

By : Sustainability ..., Mar 28, 2019

CII Uttarakhand State Council with its Centre of Excellence CESD (CII–ITC Centre for Excellence and Sustainable Development) organised a One Day Training Programme on Waste Management Rules and...

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NGT convenes meeting to identify landfill sites

By : sustainabilityo..., Jan 30, 2018

The National Green Tribunal has convened a meeting of stakeholders for identifying alternative landfill sites and setting up waste-to-energy plants in the national capital.

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No new landfill site: NGT slams agencies

By : sustainabilityo..., Dec 15, 2017

National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Thursday rapped Delhi Development Authority (DDA), DSIIDC and other local authorities including the corporations for failing to identify alternative landfill...

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EDMC project for scientific disposal of plastic waste

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 29, 2017

East Delhi Municipal Corporation in collaboration with an NGO Indian Pollution Control Association (IPCA), an NGO, has initiated a project for scientific disposal of multi-layered plastics (MLP...

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EDMC, IIT-D join hands for Ghazipur landfill project

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 21, 2017

In a bid to avoid recurrence of the recent cave-in incident at the Ghazipur landfill site, wherein two people were killed, the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC) on Monday joined hands with...

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Massive fire at Bhalswa landfill in Delhi

By : sustainabilityo..., Nov 13, 2017

A major fire broke out at the Bhalswa landfill site in Delhi during the wee hours of Saturday. 


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