User: indiatogether Topic: Environment
Category: Waste Management :: Landfills
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India's Air Quality Has Improved Due To Lockdown: Pollution Control Body 2.4.2020 NDTV News - India-news
The nationwide ''Janata Curfew'' followed by the 21-day lockdown to combat the coronavirus outbreak have led to a significant reduction in pollution in the country with 91 cities recording air quality...
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Coronavirus lockdown has significantly improved air quality, says pollution control board 2.4.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The Air Quality Index in Delhi at 4 pm was 69, in the ‘satisfactory’ category, according to the Central Pollution Control Board.
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Lockdown leads to lower air pollution levels 2.4.2020 Rediff: Business
The nationwide 'Janta Curfew' followed by the 21-day lockdown to combat the coronavirus outbreak have led to a significant reduction in pollution in the country, with 91 cities recording air quality in the 'good' and 'satisfactory' category on March 29, a Central Pollution Control Board report has stated. Travel restrictions and the closure of industries have helped reduce the pollution level, it said.
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Corpn. to reclaim Perungudi land 17.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Skywalks planned at seven locations
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Pachchanady residents want allgarbage processed on daily basis 14.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
While expressing the urgent need to clear waste dumped at Mangaluru City Corporation’s landfill site at Pachchanady since long, a section of residents
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Helping authorities in waste management several households in Visakhapatnam take to home composting 13.3.2020 Hindu: S & T
Over 30, 000 households in the city have surged ahead with home composting and are reaping the benefits
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La Liga: Real Sociedad go fourth with win at Eibar's empty stadium 11.3.2020 Sports News: Cricket News, Latest updates on Tennis, Football, Badminton, WWE Results & more
Real Sociedad climbed to fourth in La Liga with a 2-1 win at Eibar on Tuesday, in the first Spanish match played without fans as part of measures to combat the spread of coronavirus.
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Doddabelavangala residents demand closure of waste processing plant 9.3.2020 Hindu: Home
Allege that it is being mismanaged and contaminating their water sources
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A helping hand for the city’s waste collectors 9.3.2020 Hindu: Diet & Nutrition
Not just providing the market avenue for the plastic waste they collect, Plastic For Change India Foundation has come forward to provide support to wa
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State to issue notice to BBMP to show cause on why it should not be dissolved 6.3.2020 Hindu: National
This for failing to enforce laws on Solid Waste Management: State tells HC
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Garbage-free streets still a distant dream for Guwahati 5.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Garbage-free streets still a distant dream for Guwahati
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Syringes, casts by the waterfront: Chennai flouts biomedical waste disposal rules 3.3.2020 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Indiscriminate dumping of biomedical waste -- especially around waterbodies and in landfills -- is rampant and activists in the city are gravely concerned about its implications. What are the rules being violated and why are authorities unable to control this?
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‘Smart’ Pune’s garbage woes flare up again 2.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
Residents continue to stop civic body’s garbage trucks from dumping in landfill near their villages
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Garbage slip: Families unhappy with restoration works 1.3.2020 Hindu: Fitness
Urban Development Minister Byrathi Basavaraj directs MCC to commence construction work of retaining wall
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Locals clean trash trail at Surajkund Mela venue 24.2.2020 Hindu: Fitness
The 3-hour-long drive was carried out in parking, stall areas of the fair a week later
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City Buzz: Shaheen Bagh updates | Underwater Metro in Kolkata | Hope for Delhi pollution hotspots…and more 23.2.2020 Citizen Matters
Been busy during the week? Catch a recap of the most important news from our cities in our weekly round-up.
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Sustainability, the new tagline for Tiruppur t-shirts 22.2.2020 Hindu: Rx
Tiruppur as a cluster has invested in 1,600 MW of wind and solar energy, recycles waste water in processing units, and has zero liquid discharge systems
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Mayor writes to CM to release funds 22.2.2020 Hindu: Delhi
North Delhi Mayor Avtar Singh on Friday wrote to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal demanding that funds be released to the civic body immediately.The May
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How Vasudha Rai said no to excess beauty waste, and why you should too 21.2.2020 Hindu: Society
How and why this writer refused to accept excessively-packaged products, and is encouraging other influencers to do the same
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A cup of coffee costs one kilogram of plastic here 21.2.2020 Hindu: Health
Plastic parlour in Visakhapatnam will serve you a hot beverage, cookies and even breakfast at a never-before cost
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