Waste Management in India- Challenges & Opportunities

Waste management ensures that the disposal process is carried out in an efficient and safe way. Now let’s talk about India. Waste Management in India falls under the purview of MoEF&CC. In 2016 this ministry released the solid wastage Management (SWM) Rules, 2016 These rules replaced the Municipal Solid Wastage Rules, 2000. According to an … Read more

Solid Waste Management – Know How

Solid waste refers to all non liquid waste generated from animal and human activities that are discarded as unwanted and useless. Solid waste is generated from industrial, residential and commercial activities in a given area and maybe handle in a variety of ways. It refers to collective activity generation, storage, collection, transport or transfer, processing … Read more

Waste Management- Know How to Save Earth

Waste Management includes all the activities and actions that require managing the waste from its inception to its final disposal. It means analysis of every aspect related to the management of waste like: Establishing a proper waste management system through the analysis, Collection of the waste, Transporting it, Recovering the useful one rather than destroying … Read more

Plastic Waste Management- An insight

Plastic seems all pervasive and unavoidable. This is why we need plastic waste management system. India generates 15 million tonnes of plastic waste every year but only 1/4 of this is recycled due to lack of our waste management system. Above all, this leads to burden on the landfills and socio- economic condition of the … Read more

Waste water Management-How is it done?

Wastewater is any water that requires cleaning after use, for instance water that has been used for toilets, kitchens, bathing etc. Wastewater treatment is a process of removing contaminants from all these kinds of water. In addition, the treatment takes place in a Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), often regarded as a Waste Resource Recovery Facility(WRRF) … Read more

R’s of Waste Management (Evolution)

The R’s of waste management are the lifeline of effective waste management system (Check this out: Waste Management- Know How) because without them proper waste management is impossible. They are a simple get effective method of helping to cut down on waste. The R’s has become synonymous with waste collection and is used in countries … Read more