Malda to set maiden national example for primary solid waste management and rural water supply

District administrations with the help of UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund) and other state government departments are going to launch primary solid waste management and water supply management at the rural areas of the district which in all probability would be the first such initiative in the country. Sharad Dwivedi,

Neeri to plan city’s solid waste management, sewage treatment

NAGPUR: In a first-of-its-kind agreement, the state government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (Neeri) under the Swachh Maharashtra initiative. In Nagpur, Neeri's main focus area will be solid waste management and sewage treatment, apart from bio-medical waste management, rejuvenation of lakes

Manage waste at home for a cleaner Madurai

MADURAI: Corporation commissioner Sandeep Nanduri on Saturday launched the home-based composting scheme, which envisages to turn wet organic waste from homes in the city, to nutrient-rich compost suitable for home gardens. The Madurai chapter of Exnora, a non-governmental environmental organisation, has tied up with the ITC, which is providing technical