User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
Category: Waste Management :: Composting
Last updated: Dec 26 2018 15:20 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Chennai Buzz: Waste trading portal | New foot overbridge | Rs 68 lakh for surveillance cameras…and more 15.12.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
From a novel online waste exchange facility to new developments at the Alandur Metro station, latest updates on the Corporation's water bodies restoration project and new additions to the MTC's fleet -- catch this week's news from your city.
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Earthworms, Key To Double Farmers Income, Claims Giriraj Singh 16.11.2019 NDTV News - Top-stories
The Narendra Modi government has sought to take help of earthworms for its ambitious project to double the farmers'' income in the country in the next few years.
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Garbage to gold: Shillong women’s group shows the way 15.11.2019 Citizen Matters
Ambitious, big-money plans remain on paper, but a women's self help group comprised of ragpickers-turned-recyclers could help the hill station solve its ugly waste crisis.
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How Ahmedabad is greening its concrete landscape 5.11.2019 Citizen Matters
From Miyawaki forests on the Sabarmati riverfront and various other spots, to floating gardens on the river itself, Ahmedabad is making serious attempts to build on its green cover while keeping pace with rapid urbanisation.
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How a small Himalayan town panchayat is showing Shimla the way to effective waste management 22.10.2019 Citizen Matters
Aima panchayat, an urban-rural agglomeration near Palampur, has its own modern garbage treatment park, with the facility to handle all kinds of waste, including plastic. Inspired by it, Shimla has now set up its own waste-to-energy plant, expected to help the capital in sustainable waste management.
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DRL now helping out civilians for socio-economic development of NE 11.10.2019 The Assam Tribune
DRL now helping out civilians for socio-economic development of NE
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How Indore became India’s cleanest city (and how others can follow) 3.10.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
Segregation at source, trust between citizens and the municipality, processing close to sources of waste and hefty fines helped the city clean up its trash.
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Chennai Buzz: Record rainfall in a day | Multimodal hub at Broadway | Metro from Wimco Nagar…and more 22.9.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
Catch the updates on some of the most important news and happenings from the city over the week gone by.
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The Expanding Footprint of green housing Mr Apurva Gupta, Chief Marketing Officer, Rivali Park CCI 19.9.2019 Projects Monitor

The Expanding Footprint of green housing There was an era when developers and builders had no option than only choosing between resources like straw, mud, timber, and stone to build a green home that consumed precious energy. Thanks to the industrial boost, there has been massive progress in sustainable technologies. This implies that novel homes […]

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Tech innovation: Eco-friendly plastic could help combat India’s air pollution problem 27.8.2019 Scroll.in
According to researchers in Genoa, bioplastics can be decomposable and made from agro waste, helping solve both the plastic and crop burning problem.
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Hope anew for Delhi’s Ghazipur landfill as PMO steps in 8.8.2019 Citizen Matters
Following national and international outcry over East Delhi's towering Ghazipur dump, the Prime Minister's Office has issued a Global Request for Proposal (RFP) inviting solutions from experts to the problems posed by the landfill.
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Chennai Buzz: Rain update | Dial for water | Smart card only for metro parking…and more 29.7.2019 Citizen Matters, Chennai
What does Met data say about rainfall since June? How will Metro water's new tanker-on-demand scheme work? What does the latest Madras High Court instruction regarding school bus safety say? Catch these and more in this weekly round up of Chennai news.
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Telangana's First Organic Village Is Leading The Way In Natural Farming 16.7.2019 NDTV News - Latest
Telangana's Enabavi village can show the way to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
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Villages across India discuss PM’s letter on Water Conservation 22.6.2019 Govt of india: PIB
To promote water conservation across the country ahead of the monsoon season, the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, recently wrote letters to all Sarpanches, urging them to undertake Rainwater Harvesting and Water Conservation activities in rural India.
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Coca-Cola India Foundation to implement Integrated Waste Management solutions 3.6.2019 Central Chronicle
Agencies, New Delhi Coca-Cola India Foundation Anandana has announced establishment of integrated waste management infrastructure at multiple locations in the country. The foundation along with NGO partners including Saahas, Chintan and Hasirudala, will also includes setting up of Material Recovery and Segregation Facilities (MRFs). The partnerships will also drive social initiatives such as inclusion of […]
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What Bengaluru’s scientific waste management can teach the Swachh Bharat mission 6.5.2019 Citizen Matters
While the Government of India has time and again emphasised the importance of cleanliness, Bengaluru has kept up the spirit of swachhata with a number of initiatives. See how an innovative waste collection station, plastic tiles and a compost school are reimagining waste management in the city.
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Be the change that you want to see in your city 26.4.2019 Citizen Matters
If you have blamed the Government all along for deteriorating environment and other conditions in your city, now may be the time to rethink and react. These are five ways in which you can become an active and aware citizen and bring about change for the better.
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Waste treatment 3.4.2019 Hindu: Opinion
I refer to two reports published in the daily — “Only 26% of rural toilets use twin-leach pits, finds survey” (March 18) and “Septic tanks meet norms:
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An eco-friendly dry toilet can change rural sanitation – but Swachh Bharat Mission is ignoring it 25.2.2019 Scroll.in
Ecosan toilets are cost effective and don’t need water, but Swachh Bharat is focusing on pit toilets.
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Agriculture is a big contributor to greenhouse gas in India. A study finds a way to fix that 25.2.2019 Scroll.in
The researchers found Uttar Pradesh to be the top agricultural and livestock greenhouse gas emitter, followed by Andhra Pradesh-Telangana and Madhya Pradesh.
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