Tags » Solid Waste Management

Waste Characterization Study- Bangalore, 2014

In Jan 2014, during a meeting with the Honorable Mayor and the BBMP Chief Engineer to discuss the possible end disposal solutions for Bangalore’s waste, we were told that the last Waste Characterization study done by BBMP was in the year 2008. 40 more words

Solid Waste Management

Go Clean 2014 “Hidar Sitaten”

Ethiopians’ have century long wisdom and practices that refer as “Hidar Sitaten” comes from the indigenous social values to clean their environs once in a year on November 21 of each year. 2,176 more words

Addis Ababa

How to Ensure a Safe Living Environment

With consumption of different items comes the production of waste. Waste has been in existence since time immemorial but it has morphed into different forms. The word waste is usually used in reference to the by-products of human activity. 406 more words

Industrial Goods And Services

Ramky to take up garbage collection

The GHMC has decided to hand over the task of door-to-door collection and transfer of garbage to Ramky Enviro Engineers Limited (REEL) in the east and west zones of the city. 230 more words


Pa. DEP Fines Halliburton $1.8M for Waste Problems

PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has reached a $1.8 million settlement with Halliburton Energy Services over solid waste management violations.

The DEP says in a Tuesday release that Halliburton’s Homer City facility stored, treated and transported hydrochloric acid without obtaining proper permits between 1999 and 2011. 89 more words


Where do you throw your dirt?

So I’m in Monrovia this week running a 4 day writing course for twenty staff from across a dozen ministries and government organisations who will be working together to produce the 2014 Sector Performance Report (SPR).  655 more words

Capacity Building