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New C&D waste plant to open soon in Langadiyawas

New C&D waste plant to open soon in Langadiyawas

A new C&D waste recycling plant is under construction in Langadiyawas, Jaipur District, Rajasthan. According to the source, works are in their final stages and the plant is to become operational soon. The new facility…

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Construction start of C&D recycling plant in Nashik

Construction start of C&D recycling plant in Nashik

The construction of the C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik, Maharashtra, has reportedly started after a delay of more than 3 years. Commissioning is scheduled for March 2024 already. The plant is worth INR 70…

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New C&D waste recycling plant inaugurated in Jahangirpuri

New C&D waste recycling plant inaugurated in Jahangirpuri

The Chief Minister of Delhi has inaugurated a C&D waste recycling facility in Jahangirpuri, Delhi. The plant is expected to process 2,000 tpd on an area of 7 acres. Waste collected from across Delhi is…

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New C&D waste recycling plant in Pathuriaghata lacks input

New C&D waste recycling plant in Pathuriaghata lacks input

Kolkata Municipal Corporation has directed the Public Works Department to send waste from buildings demolished by the Municipality to the Pathuriaghata C&D waste recycling plant in Kolkata, West Bengal. The facility was commissioned in April…

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Three new C&D processing plants to be set up in Telangana

Three new C&D processing plants to be set up in Telangana

According to the Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister of Telangana, three new C&D waste processing plants are planned to be set up in the state. They are to be located in Nalgonda, Sangareddy, and…

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Indore plans C&D waste recycling plant

Indore plans C&D waste recycling plant

The Indore City Government has announced the set up of a Construction & Demolition (C&D) waste plant in Indore, Madhya Pradesh. The facility is planned to process 200 tpd of waste. The planned construction was…

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Madurai to have a new C&D waste treatment plant

Madurai to have a new C&D waste treatment plant

The Madurai Corporation is planning to build a construction and demolition waste processing plant at the Vellaikal dumping yard, which will be able to process 100 tonnes of waste per day. The estimated cost of…

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Kolkata gets a new C&D recycling plant

Kolkata gets a new C&D recycling plant

Kolkata has inaugurated its first Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste recycling plant, spanning across 5 acres in New Town with a capacity of 1600 tonnes per day. The facility is being operated by Re Sustainability…

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New deadline for C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik

New deadline for C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik

The proposed C&D waste recycling plant in Nashik, Maharashtra, is now scheduled to become operational within 6 months. A corresponding deadline was set by the Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC). The NMC also identified a site…

Bhubaneswar civic body to set up C&D plant

The Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation has announced that it will build a facility to treat 100 tonnes of construction and demolition (C&D) waste each day. The civic body has issued a tender to select a company…

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Mumbai civic body to clear C&D waste

Mumbai civic body to clear C&D waste

The BMC is preparing to address the issue of construction waste removal proactively. A request for proposals has been made by the Solid Waste Management (SWM) division to hire 16 JCB machines, 35 dumpers, and…

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Navi Mumbai MC directs C&D plant to start operating at full capacity soon

Navi Mumbai MC directs C&D plant to start operating at full capacity soon

The Navi Mumbai municipal commissioner Rajesh Narvekar inspected the Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Treatment Project in Turbhe and directed the Solid Waste Management (SWM) department to make the project fully operational at the earliest.…

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Supertech C&D waste clearance delayed

Supertech C&D waste clearance delayed

Three months after the Supertech twin towers in Noida were demolished, about 60 percent of the construction and demolition (C&D) waste has been removed from the site, even though the final day to collect the…

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Plans for new C&D waste plant in Vellalore

Plans for new C&D waste plant in Vellalore

Another C&D waste facility is being planned in Vellalore, Coimbatore district, Tamil Nadu. The location has been chosen by Coimbatore City Municipal Corporation (CCMC). The facility should cost INR 60 million (EUR 700,000). The Tamil…

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Clearance of NOIDA twin tower demolition debris continues

Clearance of NOIDA twin tower demolition debris continues

Exactly one month after the demolition of the Supertech twin towers, the Noida authority met with Edifice Engineering to discuss the ongoing debris removal work. It instructed Edifice Engineering to remove the debris by November…

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Delhi organizes a campaign to clear C&D waste

Delhi organizes a campaign to clear C&D waste

The Najafgarh zone of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) has organized a two-day cleanliness drive to dispose of non-hazardous construction waste. The drive will conclude on Sunday. The civic body has organized the pilot…

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Construction waste plant nears completion in Rajarhat

Construction waste plant nears completion in Rajarhat

The development of a construction waste recycling plant in Rajarhat, West Bengal, is nearing completion. As further announced by an official of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), it should start operating in late October 2022.…

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Nagpur to set up new facility to recycle C&D waste

Nagpur to set up new facility to recycle C&D waste

Waste from construction projects and debris across Nagpur will be recycled. These materials are now being gathered by the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC). For this project, NMC has hired Re Sustainability (formerly known as Ramky…

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NMC’s C&D waste plant to be relocated

NMC’s C&D waste plant to be relocated

The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC), Maharashtra, is relocating its proposed C&D waste plant. The location will change from an existing garbage depot at the city outskirts in Pathardi to Makhmalabad. This decision was made, according…

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Ansal builders fined by NGT for C&D waste rules violation

Ansal builders fined by NGT for C&D waste rules violation

Ansal Properties and Infrastructure Ltd has been ordered by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to pay environmental damages of up to Rs 153.50 crore for violating waste managament rules at its property in Sushant Lok…

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Bhubaneswar to take tough measures to tackle C&D waste and plastics

Bhubaneswar to take tough measures to tackle C&D waste and plastics

Beginning July 1, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) will step up its campaign against accumulated construction and demolition (C&D) debris as well as single-use plastic in public areas. The action was taken in response to…

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Hyderabad to get its third C&D waste plant

Hyderabad to get its third C&D waste plant

M/s Soma Srinivas Reddy Engineers and Contractors will build a new construction and demolition (C&D) waste plant on its own land in Kothwalguda, covering the eight circles of Chandrayangutta, Charminar, Falaknuma, Rajendranagar, Mehdipatnam, Karwan, Goshamahal,…

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New C&D waste recycling plans in Pathardi

New C&D waste recycling plans in Pathardi

A C&D waste recycling plant is to be constructed in Pathardi, Maharashtra. The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has been planning this project for some time but just recently, an agency was finalised to set up…

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Trichy to get new C&D plant

Trichy to get new C&D plant

Trichy Corporation has proposed to develop a 100 tpd capacity recycling plant at Panjapur. The factory, which is being planned as a public-private partnership (PPP), will collect demolition waste from all across the city and…

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Nagpur to set up C&D plant with REEL

Nagpur to set up C&D plant with REEL

The Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) will collect and repurpose construction and demolition (C&D) trash generated across the city on a daily basis. This is reportedly the first time in 158 years that the NMC is…

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A 3D printer that uses C&D waste to print furniture? Yes, it’s possible!

A 3D printer that uses C&D waste to print furniture? Yes, it’s possible!

Researchers at IIT-Guwahati have developed a 3D printer that uses construction waste to print furniture. The concrete printer, jointly developed by IIT-Guwahati and Deltasys E-Forming, is capable of printing components up to 1 m long, 1 m…

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Chandigarh tackles C&D waste

Chandigarh tackles C&D waste

Chandigarh has stepped up efforts to mechanize its upcoming Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste plant following the finalization of the Union Territory’s (UT) new C&D management policy. The Chandigarh Municipal Corporation recently cleared public objections…

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New rules for construction sites in Kolkata

New rules for construction sites in Kolkata

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has proposed that construction projects which generate more than 20 tonne of waste daily will have to set up a recycling plant where the waste will be converted into aggregates…

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New C&D waste proposal in Warangal

New C&D waste proposal in Warangal

Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation (GWMC) plans to set up a C&D waste recycling plant in the village of Kakkiralapally, Warangal, Telangana, reports Telangana Today. The facility shall be erected at five acres owned by the…

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Pune to focus on C&D waste collection

Pune to focus on C&D waste collection

The Pune Municipal Corporation’s (PMC) Solid Waste Department has turned its attention to Construction and Demolition (C&D) waste, which was being dumped haphazardly across the city. The PMC has started debris collection centres in 10…

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Hyderabad gets a second C&D waste plant

Hyderabad gets a second C&D waste plant

Hyderabad has a new Construction and Demolition (C&D) Waste Recycling Plant at Fathullaguda. The facility is equipped to recycle 500 metric tonnes of debris a day. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Minister KT Rama Rao inaugurated…

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DPCC files ATR in NGT on C&D waste management in national capital

DPCC files ATR in NGT on C&D waste management in national capital

The Delhi Pollution Control Committee has filed its Action Taken Report (ATR) in compliance with a National Green Tribunal order dated May 20, 2020. The matter relates to the management of construction and demolition (C&D)…

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Formal process to set up new C&D waste plant begins

Formal process to set up new C&D waste plant begins

The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has started the process to change land use of a plot measuring 4.3 acres at Maidan Garhi in south Delhi for setting up a waste processing unit. The solid waste construction…

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Chandigarh’s C&D waste treatment plant resumes operations

Chandigarh’s C&D waste treatment plant resumes operations

Chandigarh’s lone construction and demolition (C&D) waste treatment plant has resumed operations in the Industrial Area Phase I on a single work-shift basis. However, there is no fresh material to recycle since all construction is…

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NGT directs Delhi authorities to look into proper dumping of C&D waste

NGT directs Delhi authorities to look into proper dumping of C&D waste

The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed Delhi’s Chief Secretary to hold a meeting within two weeks with all the authorities concerned to ensure proper dumping of construction and debris (C&D) waste in the national…

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BBMP asked to outline plans for C&D waste disposal

BBMP asked to outline plans for C&D waste disposal

The Karnataka High Court has directed the State government and Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) to come out with a road map for scientific disposal of construction and demolition waste as the 2016 Solid Waste…

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UP’s first C&D waste management is finally functional

UP’s first C&D waste management is finally functional

Uttar Pradesh’s first construction and demolition (C&D) waste management plant is finally functional in Noida’s Sector 80. The Times of India reports that the main machinery for the plant is yet to be imported while…

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Hyderabad C&D waste recycling plant begins test run

Hyderabad C&D waste recycling plant begins test run

The upcoming construction and demolition (C&D) waste recycling plant at Jeedimetla in Hyderabad is almost ready for launch. Test runs at the site have begun. In the last few years, disposal of C&D waste has…

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BBMP to charge for disposing C&D waste

BBMP to charge for disposing C&D waste

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagar Palike (BBMP) has issued a notification requiring all construction and demolition (C&D) waste generators to pay Rs 134 per metric tonne to dispose of the debris. Non-compliance will invite penal action…

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Nashik to hire private agency to clear C&D waste

Nashik to hire private agency to clear C&D waste

The Nashik Municipal Corporation (NMC) has floated a tender to hire a private agency to clear construction and demolition (C&D) waste in the city. The agency will also be responsible for recycling the waste at…

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New rules to manage demolition waste in Kolkata

New rules to manage demolition waste in Kolkata

The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) is set to amend its building rules to better manage demolition waste to curb pollution. Earlier, there were no pollution related restrictions and anyone applying for demolition of a building…

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Hyderabad to launch special drive to clear C&D waste

Hyderabad to launch special drive to clear C&D waste

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation is launching a special drive to collect construction and demolition (C&D) waste from November 20 to November 29. Hyderabad generates approximately 400 metric tonnes of C&D waste daily, most of…

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Debris recycling plant in Bengaluru

Debris recycling plant in Bengaluru

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is looking for an empty quarry site in the southern part of the city to establish a construction and demolition (C&D) waste recycling plant. Currently, there is no proper mechanism to…

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Two C&D units to be built in Chennai

Two C&D units to be built in Chennai

The Greater Chennai Corporation is procuring imported machinery to process construction and demolition (C&D) waste generated in the city. Two recycling units will come up at Perungudi and Kodungaiyar with a combined capacity of 1200…

Goa to build C&D waste recycling plant

The State Government of Goa has announced plans for a C&D waste recycling plant and an RDF plant, both to be developed in PPP mode. The C&D plant is likely to be constructed in North…

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Plans for new waste recycling plants in West Bengal

Plans for new waste recycling plants in West Bengal

According to The Telegraph India, a 20-acre plot has been selected for setting up a waste recycling centre for processing waste from New Town, Bidhannagar and three boroughs of the city. PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has been…

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C&D waste recycling plant to open

C&D waste recycling plant to open

As reported by The Hans India, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) has built a C&D waste recycling plant at Jeedimetla, Hyderabad, with a processing capacity of 500 tonnes per day. Trial runs at the…

Integrated waste management facility planned in Narela-Bawana

According to the East Delhi Municipal Corporation (EDMC), an Intergrated Waste Management Facility including a WtE plant, a biomethanation plant and a C&D debris processing facility will be constructed at the Narela-Bawana landfill site. After…

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Daighar C&D incineration plant under construction

Daighar C&D incineration plant under construction

Construction has begun on the first phase of the Daighar C&D incineration plant. As reported by DNA India, the Thane Municipal Corporation is hoping that both phases of the project will be operational by autumn…

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C&D waste recycling plant to be built in Mulund

C&D waste recycling plant to be built in Mulund

Construction works on a new construction and demolition waste processing site in Mulund, Mumbai, will commence in June 2019, as The Times of India reported. INR 4.5 crores have been allocated for this project. Two…