User: ssurekha Topic: Environment
Category: Waste Management :: Landfills
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Hazardous wastes increasing at 2-5% per year: Assocham-PwC study 25.5.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Annually around 7.46 million MT of hazardous waste is generated from 43,936 industries in India
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Oh, for a cleaner world 23.5.2017 BusinessLine - Clean Tech
Kankyo endeavors to be a one-stop shop for waste management
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC 22.5.2017 Sify Finance
[India], May 22 (ANI): As per the joint study conducted by ASSOCHAM and PwC, in India, about 10 to 15 percent of wastes produced by industries are hazardous and the generation of hazardous wastes
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year 22.5.2017 DNA: Evolutions
, jointly conducted by The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) and PwC.
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Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC 22.5.2017 New Kerala: Business India
Hazardous wastes in India mounting at the rate of 2-5 pct per year: ASSOCHAM-PwC
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Saligao local body raps 1 for landfilling 19.5.2017 TOI: Goa
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N corp mayor vows to put 3S in focus 18.5.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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Air pollution: Why and how it kills 18.5.2017 TOI: Home
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Palike will reduce garbage cess for self-composting bulk generators 18.5.2017 TOI: All Headlines
Palike will reduce garbage cess for self-composting bulk generators
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BBMP to stop lifting wet waste from complexes in bulk 17.5.2017 TOI: Bangalore Times
BBMP will stop lifting wet waste generated by residential and commercial complexes with 20 units or more from June. Under the policy, contractors will be asked to collect only dry waste from such buildings. Those who generate wet waste in bulk will have to compost it within their buildings.
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SDMC working on zero-garbage initiative, begins from RK Puram 16.5.2017 Zee News : States
The SDMC said the initiative would be implemented by processing and disposing of locally the entire waste generated in a particular area.
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Corp in door-to-door campaign for source segregation of waste 15.5.2017 TOI: Chennai
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Calangute meet highlights flesh trade menace 14.5.2017 TOI: Goa
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Swacch Survekshan needs relook: CSE 12.5.2017 TOI: Calcutta Times
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Why ragpickers are critical for waste management 12.5.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Ajmer Shatabdi pulls into the New Delhi station every night at around 11 pm. During the six-hour journey from Ajmer, the train serves tea, snacks, soup, dinner and dessert -- more food than an average person can eat in that time.
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62 million tonnes of waste generated annually; how ragpickers help clean it 12.5.2017 News
Only 75-80% of the waste generated in India is collected by municipal bodies.
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North corp to get its new mayor from Rohini 11.5.2017 TOI: Delhi Times
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Closure of 6 waste units led to city's downfall in cleanliness survey 5.5.2017 Deccan Herald - News
Poor waste management has taken a toll on 'Brand Bengaluru' as the city stood a distant 210th among 434 cities and towns in the latest cleanliness survey carried out by the Central government. Bengaluru's overall score was 968 (Municipal Self-Declaration: 365, On-site Observation: 269 and Citizen Feedback:334). The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike's (BBMP) resolutions on plastic ban, segregation of waste at source, penalty for littering, spitting and public urination were a non-starter, not to mention the rampant dumping of garbage in lakes, stormwater drains and burning them at public places. The insufficient number of public toilets also contributed in Bengaluru's poor performance in Swachh Survekshan 2017. The garbage problem that raised its ugly head in 2012 refuses to go away. To aggravate the problem, six waste-processing units, which were disposing of about 1,500 tonnes of waste generated in the city, remained shut following protests and poor handling of garbage. A major fire in September 2016 ...
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Scaling the mountainous problem of garbage 4.5.2017 Hindu: Home
The problem of waste management is too large and complicated for citizens to be ignorant of the difference between landfills, a scientific and cost-effective means of disposal, and a dump.
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The anatomy of a shirt 3.5.2017 Hindu: Home
A post-movie discussion on fashion and sustainability goes beyond the silver screen to save the planet from a global fashion disaster
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