User: chintan Topic: Waste
Category: Incinerators
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Minnesota officials burn, bury, worry as chronic wasting spreads 8.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
There is no perfect, affordable way to dispose of deer carcasses potentially infected with chronic wasting disease. Crow Wing County offers a look at the stark challenges some Minnesota communities face as they try to keep the disease in check and control the environmental contamination.
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The incinerator and the ski slope tackling waste 4.10.2019 BBC: Technology
Billed the world’s cleanest waste-to-energy plant, Denmark's Copenhill project had a troubled start.
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Opinion: Seven things you probably don't know about L.A.'s smog 2.10.2019 LA Times: Commentary

Smog killed L.A.'s farms and other facts about our toxic air.

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Marriott Hotels Ditching Small Plastic Toiletry Bottles 29.8.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Marriott International, the world's largest hotel chain, said Wednesday it was ditching single-use toiletry bottles as part of plans to reduce its environmental impact.
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Guv leads Swachhta initiatives at GU 25.8.2019 The Assam Tribune
Guv leads Swachhta initiatives at GU
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Andover reckons with past pollution as landfill’s hazardous waste cleanup begins 24.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
In the 1970s, Minnesota allowed hazardous waste to be dumped at a site in what was then the far outskirts of the Twin Cities. Today, the landfill is surrounded by homes, ball fields and a creek. The state is paying $22 million to clean it up.
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Chennai Buzz: HC slams illegal water extraction | City gets solid waste incinerator | Rise in cases under POCSO … and more 22.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Water, waste, crime -- a round-up of the most important headlines from various beats in your city over the past one week
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China city puts incinerator project on hold after protests - state media 9.7.2019 Reuters: World News
The city of Wuhan in central China has put a controversial garbage-burning power plant on hold and promised not to proceed without the approval of residents, the Global Times newspaper said on Tuesday, following days of protests.
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Wuhan protests: Incinerator plan sparks mass unrest 8.7.2019 BBC: World
Wuhan joins a list of Chinese cities getting angry over environmental issues.
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US top of the garbage pile in global waste crisis 3.7.2019 BBC: Science
The US is the world's top producer of waste per head of population, and one of the worst at recycling.
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Essential California: Golden State Killer case's twisted, painful path 11.6.2019 Los Angeles Times - Living Green

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It’s Tuesday, June 11, and I’m writing from Los Angeles.

A little over a year ago, a 72-year-old former cop was at home in the Sacramento suburbs. He had a roast in the oven and was tinkering on a woodworking project in the garage...

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Project Sakhi for menstrual hygiene launched in Dibrugarh 29.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Project Sakhi for menstrual hygiene launched in Dibrugarh
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'Toy Story 4' Trailer Raised 4 Important Questions. #3, Why So Creepy? 22.3.2019 NDTV News - Latest
On Tuesday, Disney aimed to assuage fans with the first full trailer for this summer's Toy Story 4
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NW Minn. counties make innovative bet on recycling 14.3.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A group of northwestern Minnesota counties is betting it will be cheaper in the long term to recycle and then burn the remaining trash they generate, rather than simply burying the trash.
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Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation launches project Amodini 14.3.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Mary Kom Regional Boxing Foundation launches project Amodini
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Why your waste is causing sleepless nights in Ezhil Nagar and R R Nagar 27.2.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Serious flaws in garbage collection and disposal, impractical solutions, and corruption to top it all -- a public meeting discussed the chaotic waste management ecosystem in the city and how deeply it affects residents living near garbage dumps. However, citizens themselves hold the key to a better system.
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British lawmakers call on government to put an end to throwaway fashion 19.2.2019 Reuters: World News
A cross-party group of British lawmakers recommended on Tuesday that brands and retailers in the fashion industry should pay a penny per garment to fund better clothing waste collection following an eight-month inquiry into the sector.
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We've got this mountain of trash - why don't we ski down it? 13.2.2019 Reuters: Entertainment News
What to do with the mountain of garbage a major metropolitan area produces is an age-old question. Copenhagen has come up with a brand-new answer: ski down the mountain.
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Project for “Development of Gandhi Circuit: Bhitiharwa-Chandrahia-Turkaulia” has been sanctioned in Bihar with central financial assistance of Rs. 4465.02 lakh: Dr. Mahesh Sharma 7.1.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The Government commemorated centenary of Champaran Satyagrah during the period for April, 2017 to April, 2018. A National Implementation Committee (NIC) headed by the Home Minister had been constituted for the purpose.
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NHS waste scandal firm has been 'vilified', boss says 12.10.2018 BBC: Health
It comes after Healthcare Environmental Services was stripped of NHS waste handling contracts.
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