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Illegal Dumping of Municipal Solid Waste Continues at Pondicherry’s Truck Terminal

My reports about illegal dumping of municipal solid waste and biomedical waste at Pondicherry’s truck terminal have received considerable attention. Photographs first published on this blog have been used in Health Care Without Harm’s report… 279 more words

Municpal Solid Waste Management

Cathay Pacific Airways invests in Fulcrum BioEnergy

Cathay Pacific Airways announced a strategic investment in Fulcrum BioEnergy, and negotiated a long-term supply agreement with Fulcrum for an initial 375 million US gallons of sustainable aviation fuel over 10 years (representing on an annual basis approximately 2% of the airline’s current fuel consumption) that meets all the airline’s technical requirements and specifications. 504 more words

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Managing Municipal Solid Waste in India

The topic of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) has always drawn the attention of government bodies, local authorities, and experts on waste management. In a country as vast as India, the problem of large amounts of solid waste generated on a daily basis poses a threat not only to public health, but is also a matter of grave concern considering the threat of global warming plaguing the entire world. 427 more words