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Latest Articles in waste management

Bihar Contemplating Lucrative Models for Waste Management and Recycling

The progress in the implementation of the enforcement of Solid Waste Management and Plastic Waste are being monitored by the State-Level Advisory Committee and State Level Advisory Board”, exclaims Dipak Kumar Singh, Principal Secretary, Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of Bihar

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Creating A Circular Economy For Waste

Talking on waste, the panel touched upon reusing and recycling in a broader context and put forth ground-level actions that can be adopted to curb the growing piles at landfills and instill a sense of responsibility regarding our medical, e-waste, food and plastic waste.

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Chandigarh govt school sets up herbal garden to impart practical knowledge to students

Chandigarh govt school sets up herbal garden to impart practical knowledge to students

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Getting Waste Wise: Managing Waste With Technology & Innovation

Propelled by comprehensive measures by governments across the world, the global waste management market size is expected to reach $2,339.8 billion by 2027. But in India, we are barely scratching the surface since only 60% of all waste being generated is collected; of which only 15% is being processed.

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Green India Polymers - 4 million USD turn-over - waste management to wealth management

Green India Polymers - 4 million USD turn-over - waste management to wealth management

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Committed To Recoverability

Maruti voluntarily started the process of making its domestic models comply with the EU ELV norms for recoverability and recyclability, ahead of Indian regulations.

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Responsibility With Profitability

Wipro targets to improve water efficiency per employee by five per cent (year-on-year) and to reduce water consumption on campuses by 20 per cent by FY21 from the base year of FY16.

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Well-Structured Strategy Toward Sustainability

Godrej Consumer Products has designed its adoption policy with a gender-neutral primary care-giver in mind. It also has a Gender Affirmation Policy, to support employees who wish to undergo gender transition.

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Private Players See Big Biz Opportunity In Waste Management

In the government’s agenda of national cleanliness, private players see business opportunity

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‘Industry Should Use Best Global Practices’

Frans Vlaar, Business Unit Director, Europe/America and Asia, Middle East and Africa of DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals (DSP) chats with Ashish Sinha on sustainable sourcing of antibiotics and clean disposal of waste

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Potential And Pitfalls Of Having A Green Credit System In The Indian Context

With clear incentives in the form of redeemable cash or tax cuts, with a clear definition of a value of the Green Credit, it becomes easy for participants to adopt and adapt their behaviour as per the incentives to become more eco-conscious

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Using Green Credits For Effective Waste Management

The waste management system in India is defined by poverty, excess, inefficiencies, exploitation, caste-barriers and environmental degradation. From the existence of manual scavengers from lower caste-communities to rag-pickers in India who benefit from the black, underbelly market of Solid Waste Management, to the increasing number of landfills on the outskirts of cities fuelled by consumerism, there need to be incentives on a grass-root level for Waste Management like Green Credits for many reasons

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NTPC Invites Developers To Set Up 100 Waste-To-Energy Plants

Earlier this week, the company invited expression of interest from domestic as well as global players for setting up such plants based on proven technologies on turnkey basis, according to a public notice

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GJ Nature Care & Energy To Invest Rs 1,500 Crore Into Waste-To-Energy Business In India

The company primarily targets Kerala and other South Indian states where Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) management has been a huge challenge

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'Recycle, Reuse, Reduce Waste'

Sweden, where most of household waste is recycled, may have lessons for India in environmental-friendly practices

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