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Covid works in Trichy take toll on waste collection

Jul 15, 2020· "We face hardships in supervising the waste collection process due to the Covid-19 work. All our sanitary supervisors are now occupied, residents can cooperate by refraining from littering in public places," a corporation sanitary official said. Deepak Karthik, The Times of India, Trichy

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Electronic Waste and India

2. Inventory of Electronics Waste Actual data on generation or import of e-waste is not currently available in India. Several studies have been conducted by various agencies to find out the inventory of e-waste in the country. Most of these studies are based on the model of obsolescence of electronic products, which

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Why water and sanitation must remain top priorities ...

A study on financial requirements and gaps for achieving the SDGs in India, conducted in 2015, at the behest of United Nations Development Programme and the ministry of environment, forest and ...

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Waste management in India - Wikipedia

Waste management in India falls under the perview of the Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEF&CC). In 2016 this ministry released the Solid Wastage Management (SWM) Rules, 2016, these rules replaced the Municipal Solid Wastages (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000 which had been in place for 16 years. This national policy is notable in that it has acknowledged …

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Municipal Solid Waste Characteristics and Management in ...

This paper presents a general over view of the current municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Kolkata province, India. In order to characterize the solid waste stream in the Municipality of Kolkata, a long-term study was conducted over a 56-week period between the winter of 2010 and the winter of 2011. In this study, percentage of components and specific weight of the MSW, the composting ...

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Evaluation of the impact of landfill leachate on ...

The present study is aimed at characterizing the landfill leachate as well as its impact on the surrounding groundwater in Kolkata, India. Landfill leachate has been seasonally characterized from 2012-2014, indicating the landfill site in methanogenic phase with high contamination of organics, nutrients, salts, and heavy metals. Sixty groundwater samples have been analyzed for twenty two ...

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Mercury isotopes of atmospheric particle bound mercury for ...

Apr 13, 2016· Here, we measured the Hg isotope composition of PBM in PM 10 samples collected from three locations, a traffic junction, a waste incineration site and an industrial site in Kolkata, the largest metropolis in Eastern India. Sampling was carried out in winter and …

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Size characterization of particulate matter from a kerbside in a major metropolis in India

PM10 and PM2.5 samples were collected from a kerbside at a traffic junction in a major metropolis of India during month of December 2005 and their concentrations were calculated. The Pm2.5 fraction in PM10 varied from 18.7 to 72.6%.

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Environmental pollution of electronic waste recycling in ...

Apr 01, 2016· India is identified as a major dumping site for e-waste as raw materials from developed countries. Most of the e-waste in India is recycled in informal workshops that perform operations such as precious metals recovery and the extraction of repairable parts in whatever ways are quickest and easiest, regardless of environmental considerations.

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'Indian Customs laws on abandoned cargoes are unclear ...

The law in India is so unclear that the authorities use this, unfortunately, in such a brazen manner that leaves the shipping line owners tearing their hair in despair. According to the Customs Department, goods that lie uncleared for 30 days in a Customs area (i.e. Major Port or a Non-major port, CFS, ICD etc) may be disposed off.

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Detection and characterization of zoonotic dermatophytes ...

Sep 19, 2015· Detection and characterization of zoonotic dermatophytes from dogs and cats in and around Kolkata S. Murmu, 1 C. Debnath, 1 A. K. Pramanik, 1 T. Mitra, 1 S. Jana, 2 S. Dey, 3 S. Banerjee, 3 and K. Batabyal 3

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Municipal solid waste management in Kolkata, India-A ...

Kolkata is one of four metropolitan cities in India. With an area of 187.33sqkm and a population of about 8 million, it generates around 3,000td(-1) of municipal solid waste (MSW) at a rate of 450 ...

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Characterization and Identification of the Sources of ...

Jun 02, 2006· Abstract. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment (2006) 120: 347–360 DOI: 10.1007/s10661-005-9067-7 c Springer 2006 CHARACTERIZATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF THE SOURCES OF CHROMIUM, ZINC, LEAD, CADMIUM, NICKEL, MANGANESE AND IRON IN PM PARTICULATES AT THE TWO SITES OF KOLKATA, INDIA 1 1,∗ 2 KAKOLI KARAR, A. K. GUPTA …

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India's Electronic Waste Problem | Pulitzer Center

Jan 16, 2014· "At first, we dealt with record players, radios, VCRs and black-and-white TVs. Later on, CD and DVD players followed. Finally, computers arrived, and we started business with e-waste," explains Mohammed Moinuddin, an e-waste recycler, sitting in his small village near Kolkata in northeast India. Nearby lie piles of electronics nearly two meters ...

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Municipal Solid Waste Characteristics and Management in ...

This paper presents a general over view of the current municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Kolkata province, India. In order to characterize the solid waste stream in the Municipality of ...

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The Kolkata dump that's permanently on fire: 'Most people ...

Oct 24, 2016· Thousands of people live on and around the Dhapa landfill in India, where 4,000 tonnes of waste are dumped each day. Many make a living processing the …

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Characterization of Leachate and Its Impact on Surface and ...

Jan 01, 2016· 3) Chattopadhyay S, Dutta A, Ray S(2009) Municipal solid waste management in Kolkata, India â€" A review, Waste Management 29 :1449â€" 1458 4) Dharmarathne N, Gunatilake J (2013) Leachate Characterization and Surface Groundwater Pollution at Municipal Solid Waste Landfill of Gohagoda, Sri Lanka.

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Challenges and opportunities associated with waste ...

1. Introduction. Solid waste management (SWM) is a major problem for many urban local bodies (ULBs) in India, where urbanization, industrialization and economic growth have resulted in increased municipal solid waste (MSW) generation per person [].Effective SWM is a major challenge in cities with high population density.

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3 Wastewater Characterization

Wastewater Characterization Mogens Henze and Yves Comeau 3.1 THE ORIGIN OF WASTEWATER The production of waste from human activities is unavoidable. A significant part of this waste will end up as wastewater. The quantity and quality of wastewater is determined by many factors. Not all humans or industries produce the same amount of waste. The

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Status and challenges of municipal solid waste management ...

Annually, about 12 million tons of inert waste are generated in India from street sweeping and C&D waste and in the landfill sites, it occupies about one-third of total MSW. In India, MSWM is gov-erned by Municipal Solid Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2000 (MSWR) and implementa-tion of MSWR is a major concern of urban local bodies (ULBs ...

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Lifeline of Dakshina Kannada polluted with microplastics ...

A study conducted by researchers found shocking amounts of microplastics in the water, sediments, and soil samples collected from the Nethravathi Rive

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Assessing the Suitability of Sewage-Sludge Produced in ...

CPCB (2006) Characterization of MSW compost and its application in agriculture. Central Pollution Control Board, New Delhi Dubey S K, Yadav R K, Joshi P K, Chaturvedi R K, Goyel B, Yadav R and Minhas P S (2006) Agricultural uses of sewage sludge and water and their impact on soil water and environmental health in Haryana, India.

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(PDF) Construction Materials and C&D waste in India

The construction industry in India generates about 12-14.7 million tons of waste annually [13,14]. Of these 2.40-3.67 million tonnes are concrete wastes [15, 16].

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Challenges and opportunities associated with waste ...

India faces major environmental challenges associated with waste generation and inadequate waste collection, transport, treatment and disposal. Current systems in India cannot cope with the volumes of waste generated by an increasing urban population, and this …

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Estimation of MSW generation and future trends

Kolkata is one of the largest metropolitan cities in India. Till 1912, Kolkata was the capital of India, when the British moved the capital city to Delhi. However, it continued to be the major trade centre and gateway to eastern India. Since independence Kolkata is the capital of the state of West Bengal. The major contributory factors for

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Municipal Solid Waste Characteristics and Management in ...

Jun 04, 2013· Abstract. This paper presents a general over view of the current municipal solid waste (MSW) management in Kolkata province, India. In order to characterize the solid waste stream in the Municipality of Kolkata, a long-term study was conducted over a 56-week period between the winter of 2010 and the winter of 2011.

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Impact of leachate on groundwater pollution due to non ...

Dec 27, 2012· Mor S, Khaiwal R, Dahiya RP, Chandra A. Leachate characterization and assessment of groundwater pollution near municipal solid waste landfill site. Environ Monit Assess. 2006; 118 :435–456. doi: 10.1007/s10661-006-1505-7.

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Role of NGOs in Solid Waste Management: A Study in ...

Physical characterization revealed that organic waste was the highest in all the three municipality i.e. 60.59%, 60.08% and 57.71% for Imphal, Thoubal and Bishnupur respectively and followed by plastics and paper and least was leather.

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The Crew 2 (Deluxe Edition) Price in India - Buy The Crew ...

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Municipal solid waste management in Kolkata, India – A ...

Apr 01, 2009· Kolkata is one of four metropolitan cities in India. With an area of 187.33 sq km and a population of about 8 million, it generates around 3,000 t d −1 of municipal solid waste (MSW) at a rate of 450–500 g per capita per day. With rapid urbanization as a result of planned and unplanned growth and industrialization, the problems associated with handling MSW have increased at an alarming ...

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A review on current status of municipal solid waste ...

Nov 01, 2015· The quantity and characteristics of solid waste vary from place to place. Factors that influence the quantity and composition are the average income level, the sources, the population, social behavior, climate, industrial production and the market for waste materials (Late and Mule, 2013, Yadav and Devi, 2009).The present annual quantity of solid waste generated in Indian cities has increased ...

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