User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Waste Management :: Composting
Last updated: Jan 20 2018 10:52 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Darrang farmer sets example in multi-crop organic farming 20.1.2018 The Assam Tribune
Darrang farmer sets example in multi-crop organic farming
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National award for caretaker of Puzhuthivakkam crematorium 19.1.2018 Hindu: News
By choosing to be the caretaker of a crematorium, she has taken the road less travelled. Inspired by her example, a few other women staff at Indian Community Welfare Organisation have taken charge of other crematoriums
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Old initiative in R.A. Puram revived 19.1.2018 Hindu: News
The Greater Chennai Corporation has restored a biogas plant in the locality
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Here’s what’s wrong with “crush-and-flush” approach to waste 18.1.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru has set out on a journey of managing its waste sustainably. Going for pulverisers that further increase the load on sewage treatment of the city may not be a solution for this city. ...
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Work on KIA’s waste management facility begins 18.1.2018 Hindu: Bangalore
Touted as the first of its kind in Asia
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Managing waste in Bengaluru: Incineration is avoidable 18.1.2018 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Bengaluru has set out on a journey of managing its waste sustainably. Going for Waste to Energy plants that use incineration may not be a solution for this city. »
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What Bengaluru needs to learn from our really “Swachh” cities 17.1.2018 Citizen Matters
Despite 65% segregation at source on paper and lofty plans, Bengaluru continues to wallow in the garbage it generates. What exactly could it learn from cities that are managing their waste better? ...
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New waste collection system in the pipeline for Noida 16.1.2018 Hindustan Times - noida
The authority officials said the system will have three major components — hiring a private agency for door-to-door collection of waste and its transportation to a landfill site; setting up a waste-to-energy plant for disposal of municipal solid waste at the landfill site, and participation of residents for composting of biodegradable waste in their colony.
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Towards cities free of landfills 16.1.2018 HBL: Home
Name of the company: Clean India Ventures Set up in: 2015 Based in: New Delhi Founder: Alok Gupta Funding received: Self funded What it does: Works in the field of waste to compost. It crea...
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“Want organic? Grow your own food”: Chennai IT-professional-turned-farmer 16.1.2018 Citizen Matters, Chennai
A city-bred professional who has turned to full-fledged farming feels there can be no organic food without integrated natural farming and relates his personal story to underline why. ...
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Punjab inks MoU with IOC to set up biogas, bio-CNG plants 15.1.2018 General News
The Punjab government today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian Oil Corporation to set up bio-gas and bio-CNG plants in the state. The pact is part of the state's concerted efforts to find sustainable solutions to paddy straw burning, which has emerged as a major environmental concern. The MoU with IOC was signed by Punjab Bureau of Industrial Promotion (PBIP) and Punjab Energy Development Agency (PEDA) here in the presence of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh. It will facilitate regulatory clearances and incentives by the state government, and will be followed up with a separate technical cooperation MoU between the public sector undertaking and PEDA, an official spokesperson said. The plants, to be based on a new concept and technology, will be set up at a total investment of Rs 5,000 crore, and will generate employment for around 4,000 people, he added. The project will be initiated with 42 plants becoming operational in 2018. It will be scaled up ..
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Minister’s composting comment raises a stink 12.1.2018 Hindu: Cities
No impetus for composting in the city, as minister bats for waste-to-energy plants
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GHMC’s call for compost pit strikes the right chord 10.1.2018 Hindu: Hyderabad
Over 440 establishments come forward
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Minister Shyamkumar launches 'Organic Manipur' 10.1.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Minister Shyamkumar launches 'Organic Manipur'
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Minister Shyamkumar launches ‘Organic Manipur’ 10.1.2018 Kangla Online
Minister Shyamkumar launches ‘Organic Manipur’
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Compost units to be set up in Govindpura Industrial Area 9.1.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Mayor Alok Sharma has made an appeal to set up compost units... more »
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Swachh Bharat: A public health crisis is upon us; here is how to avert it 9.1.2018 Business Standard: News Now
A campaign for Swachh Bharat Mission says 'put away your waste, make your city clean', but where should it be put away? A proper disposal mechanism is the only way forward, says Isher Judge Ahluwalia
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Turning wet, organic waste into compost on machine mode 8.1.2018 BusinessLine - Emerging Entrepreneurs
Synergia believes ECOLEEN will contribute its part to Swachh Bharat
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Waste composting machine set up at Walmart store 8.1.2018 Hindu: Hyderabad
A waste composting machine, with a capacity to handle 50 kg of waste per day, was inaugurated on Monday at the Walmart India’s Best Price Modern Wholesale Store in the city. It is the first store to ...
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Make waste transfer stations operational: Mayor 8.1.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal Mayor Alok Sharma has directed that the work on waste transfer stations... more »
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