A rapid growth of population in Dakar has led to an increase in the number of healthcare facilities in the city, with an immediate consequence of considerable increase in biomedical waste generation and considerable challenge to the already burdened the city’s waste management system.

KOCHI: To tackle the mounting biomedical waste crisis in Southern Kerala, especially in Kochi, the Kerala Enviro Infrastructure Ltd (KEIL) has proposed a treatment plant at Puthencruz in Ernakulam.

AGRA: In an attempt to prevent lapses in the disposal of medical waste in Sarojini Naidu Medical College (SNMC), officials have decided to introduce centralize collection of medical waste and also

In an effort to ensure correct practices when it comes to hospital waste management, the ministry of environment has issued a new set of Biomedical Waste (Management and Handling) Rules in March.

NEW DELHI: Asking medical bodies to ensure proper collection, segregation and disposal of bio-medical waste in the national capital, the National Green Tribunal has directed the Delhi government to

Order of the National Green Tribunal in the matter of Nadeem Iqbal Vs. Nagar Nigam, Bareilly & Others dated 19/09/2016 regarding management of bio-medical waste, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh. Counsel appearing for Nagar Nigam, Bareilly submits before the Court that after purchase of the land Nigam shall take all necessary steps for setting up the Bio-Medical Waste treatment plant and submit the compliance report to the Tribunal.

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Agra: With biomedical waste lying open on the road near the office of the Sarojani Naidu Medical College (SNMC) principal, visitors who visit hospital remain vulnerable to the risk of contracting i

KARACHI: Despite being the largest public sector hospital in the city and among the few that have an incinerator, the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JMPC) at present doesn’t have a proper syst

Bhopal: Taking cognizance of report on biomedical waste being reused by staff of Hamidia Hospital, National Green Tribunal's central bench demanded inspection report on Monday, with hospital repres

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Balwant Singh Raghuvanshi Vs. M/s Bhopal Incinerators Ltd. & Others dated 29/08/2016 regarding Bio-Medical Waste in Hamidia Hospital, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The state of Madhya Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh State Pollution Control Board have been asked to submit their response on the issue.