• February 24, 2020

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Manipal Hospital fined for violating waste management rules

Manipal Hospital fined for violating waste management rules

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) has fined the JP Nagar branch of Manipal Hospitals Rs 1 lakh for violating waste management rules. The News Minute reports that the hospital staff was found handing over…

Company news
“Most people still don’t fully understand what solid waste management entails…”: An exclusive interview with Jindal ITF’s Andhra Projects President, Mr M V Chari

“Most people still don’t fully understand what solid waste management entails…”: An exclusive interview with Jindal ITF’s Andhra Projects President, Mr M V Chari

Jindal ITF Urban Infrastructure Limited (JUIL) is one of India’s biggest companies offering solid waste management services that cover the entire cycle of waste collection, disposal, treatment and Waste-to-Energy (WtE) generation. Jindal Ecopolis is credited…

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‘RDF received by cement plants often fails to meet minimum quality parameters’ : An exclusive interview with CMA Secretary General Aparna Dutt Sharma

‘RDF received by cement plants often fails to meet minimum quality parameters’ : An exclusive interview with CMA Secretary General Aparna Dutt Sharma

Each year, more than half of the estimated 62 million tonnes of municipal solid waste generated in India is thrown at various dumpsites. At this rate, India will require a landfill area of 8,800 hectares…

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“There should be drastic changes in policy and approach to make this (WtE) sector more attractive for reputed and proven technology providers.”

“There should be drastic changes in policy and approach to make this (WtE) sector more attractive for reputed and proven technology providers.”

After more than 50 years of strong partnership within European market, CNIM and MARTIN brought their expertise in the energy-from-waste and –biomass business to the Indian market in 2017. Solidwasteindia.com brings an exclusive interview with…

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CPCB to determine fine for Okhla WtE plant

CPCB to determine fine for Okhla WtE plant

As previously reported, the operator of the Okhla WtE facility was served a notice in April 2019 due to several violations of the Environmental Clearance. The Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) will now carry out…

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Metso to deliver shredder to Tata Steel

Metso to deliver shredder to Tata Steel

India-based integrated steel producer Tata Steel Ltd. has ordered a Texas Shredder PS metal shredder from Helsinki-based plant manufacturer Metso Corp, Recycling Today has reported. The shredder will be installed at Tata Steel’s upcoming 500,000…

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Beverage producer to establish PET recycling programme

Beverage producer to establish PET recycling programme

As reported by the Times of India, the Indian beverage producer Parle Agro has announced plans to establish an end-to-end PET plastic waste recycling programme, with a total investment of INR 50 crore over the…

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Beverage producer to establish PET recycling programme

Beverage producer to establish PET recycling programme

Indian beverage producer Parle Agro has announced plans to establish an end-to-end PET plastic waste recycling programme, with a total investment of INR 50 crore (EUR 6.42 million) over the next three years. According to…

Biomass Energy
Shell invests USD 7.7 million in biomass company

Shell invests USD 7.7 million in biomass company

Shell India, subsidiary of Netherlands-based oil and gas company Royal Dutch Shell, has invested INR 54,3127 crore (USD 7.7 million) in Indian biomass company Punjab Renewable Energy. According to Bioenergy Insight, Punjab Renewable Energy collects,…

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OGPCL plans to divest its shares in biomass subsidiary

OGPCL plans to divest its shares in biomass subsidiary

The Business Standard reports that Oriental Green Power Company Ltd. (OGPCL) plans to sell its shares of biomass subsidiary, Sanjog Sugars and Eco-Power Pvt. Ltd. (SSEPPL), to Soorya Eco Power Pvt Ltd (SEPPL). OGPCL holds…