KOLKATA: The civic authorities have removed a number of open vats in Salt Lake, setting up waste compactor stations at different places.
Barely 35,600 metric tonnes (MT) or a quarter of the 1.43 lakh MT of garbage generated daily in Indian cities gets processed.
The bottom of the ocean and the roof of the world have something in common other than being extreme and inhospitable environments—they’re also polluted.
But most are still in the early stages of creating waste management strategies and passing laws needed to implement them.
Thiruvananthapuram: While corporation is planning a collection system for sanitary waste based on demand, the state-level advisory board for sanitation and state pollution control board seem to hav
Five years ago, tour guide Wayan Aksara noticed that more and more visitors he showed around the Indonesian island of Bali were complaining about garbage on its once-pristine beaches.
Millions of tons of waste plastic from British businesses and homes may be ending up in landfill sites across the world, the government’s spending watchdog has warned.
A grader graveling a section of Nyeri Town dumpsite where the County government want to set up the industrial park .The plans to relocate the dumpsite to Kieni Constituency within the County was me
Pune: A group of six law students has moved the National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench seeking directions to the government authorities to identify used condoms as a distinct waste and formulate a pol
Aurangabad: Residents of Padegaon and Bhavsingpura, neighbouring Mitmita, on Wednesday continued to oppose the dumping of solid waste at open space closer to a slaughter house, complaining that it
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