User: fredericknoronha Topic: e-waste
Category: e-waste
Last updated: Aug 23 2019 13:42 IST RSS 2.0
 
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How Bengaluru is targeting 100% segregation of waste by December 2019: BBMP’s new SWM bye-laws 23.8.2019 Citizen Matters
With its new draft bye-laws on solid waste management (SWM), BBMP is aiming for 100% waste segregation and minimal use of landfills. The bye-laws mandate waste segregation into eight streams, steep penalties for offenders, and greater role for ward committees in SWM
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Stress on judicious use of natural resources 19.7.2019 The Assam Tribune
Stress on judicious use of natural resources
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Capacity building programme begins to discuss waste management rules 6.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Capacity building programme begins to discuss waste management rules
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Need to include six Waste Management rules in syllabus - Shyamkumar 6.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Need to include six Waste Management rules in syllabus - Shyamkumar
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Capacity building workshop on waste management rules to start today 5.7.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Capacity building workshop on waste management rules to start today
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India sets the tone at COP meetings of Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions held in Geneva. 16.5.2019 Govt of india: PIB
The joint meetings of three conventions on chemicals and waste that is the fourteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) to Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal  (COP 14) was held along with the ninth meeting of the COP to Rotterdam Convention on the Prior Informed Consent Procedure for Certain Hazardous Chemicals and Pesticides in International Trade and the ninth meeting of the COP to Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.
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Blood camp 16.5.2019 The Assam Tribune
Blood camp
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Sculpture Made Of Cell Phones Highlights China's E-Waste Problem 31.3.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
A Chinese artist on Saturday unveiled a sculpture made of discarded mobile phones and shaped like a cell tower in a bid to highlight the problem of electronic waste.
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Differently-Abled Gujarat Man, 60, Builds "E-bikes" By Recycling E-waste 21.2.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Using e-waste, Vishnu Patel, 60, has built battery-operated bikes and three-wheeler vehicles.
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In India, e-waste recycling comes at a heavy cost to workers’ health and environment 19.2.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
For as little as $4 a day, Indian workers process dangerous, toxic waste by hand. This unregulated, highly polluting industry is hidden away from police eyes.
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Monitoring van launched 19.2.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
Monitoring van launched
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NE’s first e-waste recycling plant in Guwahati soon 22.1.2019 The Assam Tribune
NE’s first e-waste recycling plant in Guwahati soon
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Why Karnataka cities are struggling to manage waste: DPRs may hold answers 10.1.2019 Citizen Matters
DPRs, or Detailed Project Reports, prepared according to Swachh Bharat Mission guidelines, should form the base for planning and execution of SWM in urban local bodies. Find out what the CAG says about them in its performance audit report.
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Eco India: How a start-up in New Delhi has been processing 70% of India’s formal e-waste 6.1.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Our top story this week looks at how Namo is taking informal e-waste pickers into its fold to help tackle India’s spiralling problem with the sector.
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Eco India, Episode 11: A start-up in Delhi is leading the way in tackling India's e-waste problem 5.1.2019 Scroll.in
Every week, Eco India brings you stories of innovations from across India and Europe, and the people who make them possible.
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Why this CAG report should jolt urban municipalities in Karnataka 3.1.2019 Citizen Matters
Ineffective plastic ban, flawed collection and handling of e-waste, unauthorised slaughter houses -- these and more findings from the CAG's recent performance audit of solid waste management by urban local bodies in Karnataka paint a sad picture.
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We wish you a happy and plastic-free new year! 1.1.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
As the ban on single use plastics comes into effect in Tamil Nadu, we recap our stories related to solid waste management, and appeal to all our readers to join the movement.
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DIPP Swachch Bharat Grand Challenge Awards Presented 26.12.2018 Govt of india: PIB
  Secretary DIPP, Ramesh Abhishek, with the winners of Swachch Bharat Grand Challenge   As part of theSwachhta Pakhwada held from 1st to 15th November, 2018, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) organized a Swachch Bharat Grand Challenge.
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Ivory Coast painter gives new life to e-waste 15.12.2018 Reuters: Entertainment News
Desire Koffi often walks through Koumassi, a popular district of Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan, to collect old mobile phones that he buys from people for 500 CFA francs ($0.8726) a pair.
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Schools awarded 14.12.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Schools awarded
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