Waste management

In India, only a third of the waste is treated in some form, according to the urban affairs ministry’s data.

Dealing with waste, the Japanese way

2 min read . 10 Dec 2018
India’s waste management problem is made worse by its notion of pollution and the persistence of the caste system. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint

The dirty truth

7 min read . 13 Apr 2018
Urban waste has significant effects on our health. Photo: PTI

India’s waste management problem

4 min read . 01 Mar 2018
The CPCB guidelines will facilitate the urban local bodies in reducing the nuisance value of the waste management facilities and also enhance their aesthetic appeal. Photo: Bloomberg

CPCB issues guidelines on landfills

2 min read . 09 Jun 2017