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The Tale of Waste: From Enormity to Nullity

During our MSc days in Pune, four of us friends namely, Hemangi, Jyothi, Palak and I, decided to follow the trail of the waste that begins at our doorstep everyday. 1,997 more words

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TEAM BUSINESS: Formal Job of Informal waste workers

Sanjay Moktan, 30, has been working in solid waste management sectors as informal waste workers (IWWs) in Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu for the last 15 years. He is a scrap picker and make his living by picking up recyclables and selling it at the scrap centre.

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Solid Waste Management

TEAM BUSINESS: Formal Job of Informal waste workers

Sanjay Moktan, 30, has been working in solid waste management sectors as informal waste workers (IWWs) in Kamalpokhari, Kathmandu for the last 15 years. He is a scrap picker and make his living by picking up recyclables and selling it at the scrap centre. 377 more words

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Taking out the trash

This ain’t Kansas, Toto. And it sure isn’t Norway either, which is where I’ve spent most of my life. A place where 25°C is regarded as a very hot day, where people don’t shout in the streets or talk to strangers (unless drunk), and car horns are used so rarely that you’ll immediately get everyone’s attention when you do use it. 745 more words

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Renewable energy from organic food waste – Tata Motors shows the way

Established in 1966, the Pune unit of Tata Motors is spread over two geographical regions – Pimpri (800 acres) and Chinchwad (130 acres). The unit houses a Production Engineering Division, which has one of the most versatile tool making facilities in the Indian subcontinent. 332 more words

Solid waste management in the food processing industry

India is the world’s second largest food producer next to China. The food processing industry is a vital link and synergy between the two pillars of our country’s economy – industry and agriculture. 376 more words

SWM: Learning from Gujarat and Recommendations for Bangalore

The current garbage crisis in Bangalore is that we are not being allowed to dump in Mandur and we are struggling to find other dumpyards. The currently proposed solution is to segregate at source. 265 more words

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