• February 24, 2020

Category: Sorting/MBT

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MRF facility to be set up in South Mumbai

MRF facility to be set up in South Mumbai

BMC’s standing committee has cleared a proposal to award the contract for an automatic waste segregation facility on a one-acre plot at Cuffe Parade to Ahmedabad’s Nepra Resource Management.  The plot will be leased for free to the contractor…

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Kolkata to start its first bio-mining project at Mollar Bheri

Kolkata to start its first bio-mining project at Mollar Bheri

Kolkata has proposed to introduce biomining for the first time in the city to tackle its Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) problem. The project will be undertaken at the Mollar Bheri dumping ground. A portion of…

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Varanasi launches new Material Recovery Facility

Varanasi launches new Material Recovery Facility

The Varanasi Municipal Corporation (VMC) has launched a Material Recovery Facility (MRF) at Bhawania Pokhri, Belupur. The facility has been started in Public Private Partnership mode with Tetra Pak, GIZ and TERI as part of…

Sorting/MBT
New waste segregation centre in Jammu

New waste segregation centre in Jammu

A new waste segregation centre has been inaugurated in Bandurakh, Jammu. State Times reports that the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC), which presently implements door-to-door garbage collection in 53 wards, has launched a pilot project to…

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Kolkata civic body to set up biomining facility at Dhapa

Kolkata civic body to set up biomining facility at Dhapa

The West Bengal government has revealed details of its plan for bio-mining at Dhapa, which will help reduce the 35-metre tall mound of garbage accumulated at the decades-old site. The recovered waste will be sent…

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Dehradun: Waste segregation in garbage vans to start soon

Dehradun: Waste segregation in garbage vans to start soon

The Dehradun Municipal Corporation (DMC) has decided to make separate compartments for dry, wet and biomedical waste in its garbage collection vans as part of its effort to segregate waste at the collection point. Separate…

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Greater Noida to have more than a dozen new MRF centres

Greater Noida to have more than a dozen new MRF centres

Over a dozen Material Recovery Facility (MRF) centres will be set up in Greater Noida to manage waste by separating recyclable items from the dump for further use. The Times of India reports that only…

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Ariyalur cement kiln plans to incinerate RDF only

Ariyalur cement kiln plans to incinerate RDF only

The Dalmia Cement company in Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu, plans to switch completely to the incineration of refuse-derived fuel by 2040. According to global cement, the abandonment of the incineration of fossil fuels is part of…

Recycling
Plastics-to-fuel plant inaugurated in Pune

Plastics-to-fuel plant inaugurated in Pune

In Pune, Maharashtra, a plastics-to-fuel plant has been inaugurated. In 2018, the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) published a tender for the construction of the plant, which was won by Pur O Fuel Pvt Ltd. The…

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Two more sorting plants for Indore

Two more sorting plants for Indore

The Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC), which has recently started the installation of a MRF in Devguradia, plans to set up two more 150 tpd MRFs in Sirpur and Kabitkhedi. The IMC wants to have them…